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なさい
nasai
JLPT N3 Author: Amatuka
Meaning
Informal Imperative (request form)
Sit down.
See also
Phrases
Shape up!
#3127 Author: KotatsuSama

[The teacher] directed that (just) people who had the confidence that they could sing, on their own, without error should sit down.
#1247 Author: dc

Do it quickly.
#1248 Author: bamboo4

Eat your vegetables!
#7009 Author: hua

Sit down.
#7010 Author: hua

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