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Grammar detail: noun + っぽい

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JLPT:
noun + っぽい - ~ish, -like
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noun
+
っぽい
means
~ish, ~like
っぽい modifies a noun, so that it functions like an い-adjective, similar to the -ish suffix in English.
こども
っぽい childish / child-like
ほこりっぽい dusty
どうろ
道路
ほこりっぽい
きのう
昨日
あめ
った
はずない
The road is dusty. It cannot have rained yesterday.
わたし
たち
かれ
こうい
行為
こども
子供
っぽい
おも
った

We regarded his behavior as childish.
っぽい can also be used to modify verbs and adjectives.
verb stem + っぽい - りっぽい quick-tempered, touchy
い-adjective omit い and add っぽい - っぽい cheap, cheap-looking
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See also:
  • 〜的 (てき) - turns a noun into an adjective

Kanji used in this grammar

シ   ス   こ child   
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キョウ   ク   そなえる to make an offering   とも servant, attendant   
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ド   angry   おこ    いか to be angry   
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アン   やす peaceful; cheap   
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ドウ   トウ   みち road   
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ロ   -じ street   
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サク    yesterday   
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ニチ   ジツ   sun; day   ひ    -か    
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ウ   あめ    あま- rain   
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コウ   おりる to get off   おろす to drop off   ふ to fall (eg rain)   
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シ   わたくし    わたし I, myself   
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ヒ   かれ he   
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コウ   ギョウ   アン   ゆ    い to go   おこな to take place   
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イ    do   
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シ   おも to think   
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