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よう - 03-21-2018, 11:51 PM

What does よう mean in this sentence?

もう一つは、人間というのは、よほど嫌いな相手でない 限り、相手の短所より長所のほうに目が行くよう出来て いることが、さまざまな心理実験で明らかにされている

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03-22-2018, 12:02 PM

"よう:YOU" means "situation" in this case.

You can add "に" after "よう".

>相手の短所より長所のほうに目が行くよう(に)出来て いることが、さまざまな心理実験で明らかにされている 。

It is proved that human being is designed to focus more in good point than bad point of the other person.

Other examples:

好きなようにやればいいよ。 You can do it as you like.
ぶつけないように気を付けて。 Be careful not to hit it to something.
まるで夢のようだった。 It was just like as in a dream.
見つからないように、そぉっと行こう。 Let's walk quetly so as not to be found.


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03-22-2018, 01:29 PM

Thanks again for the helpful reply. Cheers.
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