2 Replies ・ Started by astrometab at 2017-03-10 05:48:11 UTC ・ Last reply by ishikaze at 2017-03-17 02:34:39 UTC

Why is there a し before つづ 続けるのか?

Is that a typo or is the し really supposed to be there?

odraencoded at 2017-03-10 19:51:33 UTC

suru する -> shi し

ishikaze at 2017-03-17 02:34:39 UTC

This is the "-masu stem + 続く" form, which indicates "keep on ~ing; keep on doing X", applied to the verb する. In this case, the verb in question is 膨張する "to expand".

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