Updated: Aug 16, 2020
tend to; apt to; be likely to; easily; be bound to
A sharp debate is apt to lead to a violent argument.
Parents tend to be more permissive (lit., lenient in grading) when it comes to their own children.
Large organizations are likely to be in danger of falling into sectionalism.
I put all the examples along with the meaning into flashcards to study just in case you forget. (I suggest downloading the app version for brainscape) With this you can even study on your phone!
Feel free to use this flash card deck I update regularly.
This grammar is really for intermediate-advanced learners. If you are looking to know where to start in Japanese and building a good foundation check out this blog post it.