いそいそ

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  • いそいそ isoiso
  • イソイソ isoiso

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  • onomatopoeic or mimetic wordadverb taking the と particleadverbnoun or participle taking the aux. verb する
    cheerfully, excitedly

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    • Japanese sentence

      智子はイソイソと出掛けていった。 

      Sentence analysis
      English translation

      Tomoko bounced happily out the door.