JLPT N1 Grammar (makuru)


to do over and over again; to do relentlessly

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Verb (ます stem) ますまくる
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Learn Japanese grammar: (makuru). Meaning: to do over and over again; to do relentlessly; non-stop; constantly; keep doing.

Can be freely conjugated like a normal verb: 「まくって」、「まくっている」、「まくった」、「まくりたい」.

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Example #1

kare wa nichiyoubi na noni shigoto o shi makutte ita.
Even though it's Sunday, he just keeps working nonstop.
Example #2

kanji o kaki makutte oboeru.
To memorize kanji by just writing them repeatedly.
Example #3

nihon ryokou de, tomodachi to shashin o tori makutta.
I constantly took pictures with my friends on my trip to Japan.
Example #4

ashita, nihongo no shiken nano de ichinichi benkyou shi makutta.
I have a Japanese exam tomorrow so I studied hard all day long.
Example #5

shigoto de misu shi makutte, sanzan joushi ni okorareta.
I made a lot of mistakes at work and my boss got angry at me.
Example #6

takarakuji ni atattara, okane o tsukai makuru.
If I win the lottery, I’ll go on a spending spree.
Example #7

isshuukan mo ame ga furi makutte, machi ga suibotsu sunzen ni natta.
It has been raining non-stop for a week, and the streets are almost flooded.
Example #8

natsuyasumi ni haitte kara, kare wa mainichi ne makutte, shukudai wa zenzen yattemasen.
Since starting the summer vacation, he has constantly been sleeping every day and hasn't done any homework at all.

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