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Grammar detail: 〜たらどうですか

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verb たら form
+
どう(ですか)
is used for suggesting an action or giving advice, often with a slightly condescending tone. The たら form of a verb is the plain past form + ら.
For example:
かれ
もど
ってくる
までここ
なったらどうです
How about waiting here until he gets back?
しず
かに
したらどうです
How about being quiet?
じぶん
自分
しら
調
べてみたら
どうです
Why don't you try looking into it yourself?
たにん
他人
ようきゅう
要求
する
ばかりでなく
じぶん
自分
やくわり
役割
として
じぶんじしん
自分自身
なに
するべき
かんが
えたら
どうです
How about thinking about what you yourself should be doing in this role and not just making demands of others.
In casual speech, it is common to leave out the か at the end of the sentence. For example:
もう
すこ
ったら
どうすぐはれるから
You may as well wait for while. It'll clear up soon.
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Kanji used in this grammar

ヒ   かれ he   
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レイ   もど to return   もど to send back   
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タイ   ま to wait   
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セイ   ジョウ   しず quiet, still   しずまる to become still   しずめる to becalm, to quell   
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ジ   シ   みずか self   
ブン   ブ   フン   わける to divide, to distinguish   わかる to understand   わかれる to be divided   わかつ to share, distribute   
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調
チョウ   しらべる to investigate   ととの to be arranged, to be in order   ととのえる to adjust, tune   
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タ   ほか other   
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ジン   ニン   ひと person   
ヨウ   い to need   かなめ pivotal point   
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キュウ   もとめる to request, want, demand   
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ヤク   エキ    office, role; service   
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カツ   わ to separate, to divide   われる to split apart, to crack   わり proportion, 10%   さ to cut up   
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シン   み body, person   
カ   なに    なん what?   
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コウ   かんがえる to think about, consider   
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ショウ   すこ a little   すくない few   
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