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耳を澄ます, 耳をすます, みみをすます

  • mimiwosumasu

Definition

Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Godan verb with `su' ending

  • to listen carefully
  • to strain one's ears

Examples of 耳を澄ます,耳をすます,みみをすます in a Sentence

耳をすましたが、何も聞こえなかった。
He listened, but heard nothing.
耳をすまして聞いていた
I was all ears.
私たち撃ち合い耳をすました
We listened to the shooting.
風の音耳を澄ましながら、長い間座っていた。
He sat for a long time, listening to the sound of the wind.
大統領言うこと耳を澄ました
I strained to hear what the President said.
He started to tell us his experiences during his stay in America. We were all ears.
耳を澄ました何も聞こえなかった。
I listened, but I heard nothing.
私達ベル鳴る澄まして聞いた
We listened to the bell ring.

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