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English Reference for tsutsuaru (つつある)

suffix (with masu stem) to be doing, to be in the process of doing
Example sentences
He wishes to resign on the grounds that his health is failing
Prices are going up
The garden is turning into a wilderness
Japan's foreign aid is decreasing in part because of an economic slowdown at home
A new museum is being built in the center of the city
It is even becoming accepted even in exam-English that that called "simple future tense" does not exist
His strength is waning
The movement is rapidly gaining ground
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