Tag: negation

64 What is the difference between the negative forms -ず and -ぬ? 2011-06-01T04:11:21.647

63 Is じゃないです equally correct as じゃありません? 2011-08-10T12:15:47.987

38 Does -ou / -you / -mashou conjugation have a negative form? 2011-06-03T10:09:28.470

30 Why is the topic marker often used in negative statements (ではない, ~とは思わない)? 2011-06-14T03:52:31.030

30 The reason for using 何も+negative, but 何でも+positive 2011-06-27T16:20:24.103

26 Why is it なさそう and not なそう 2012-09-12T02:00:05.220

24 The reality of answering いいえ to a negative question 2011-08-28T00:48:02.123

24 ないで vs なくて: combining phrases with negative verbs 2012-06-20T12:45:16.917

15 To not have: 持っていません or ありません? 2011-06-24T16:28:03.393

15 Difference between ~なきゃ and ~なくちゃ 2012-01-06T18:10:31.323

15 Is verb ending ない shortened to ん? 2014-05-30T21:55:57.897

14 About the な part in negative imperative verb form (e.g. 飲むな) 2011-06-28T09:33:41.020

14 In what way is the negative form of a verb an adjective? 2012-02-21T02:28:24.653

13 Omission of く in negative form of い-adjective 2017-04-28T09:23:27.927

12 Why do we use 〜ないで instead of 〜なくて before auxiliary ください? 2011-09-21T14:42:36.663

12 苦労せん is the contracted form of what? 2012-09-08T14:04:19.490

12 What does the word 「ありゃしねえ」mean? 2015-04-30T10:53:07.913

12 ない in つまらない and similar adjectives and their conjugation with すぎる 2016-02-09T05:40:34.723

12 Does ません sometimes not negate? 2019-11-19T23:29:04.970

11 Is 「意味の分からなさ」 strange? 2013-11-03T23:42:59.040

10 What's the difference between 言わないでほしい and 言ってほしくない 2011-08-13T23:23:22.347

10 して行{い}かない versus しないで行{い}く 2016-01-18T14:30:34.283

10 How can we determine the subject of 「彼{かれ}が来{こ}ないことを知{し}りませんでした。」? 2016-01-25T09:27:09.440

10 What is the correct grammar for "neither x nor y"? 2016-07-28T11:52:24.430

10 What form of imperative is this? 是非この機会お見逃しなく! 2017-02-15T06:19:20.300

9 What does the "〜やしない" conjugation mean? 2011-06-25T04:06:19.253

9 Is ない an "auxiliary verb"? 2012-12-22T17:24:55.310

9 When ない becomes ぬ 2014-09-19T20:58:35.760

9 Is it possible to use causative sentences to say "not to do"? 2015-11-23T00:01:55.850

9 What is the difference between しないで and しなくて? 2016-10-06T01:13:18.647

8 Does it make sense to say [v]ませんでしたら instead of [v]なかったら? 2011-08-16T08:49:39.910

8 When is it appropriate to use [v] ないでくれ instead of [v] な? 2011-08-17T11:11:26.340

8 <verb stem>+たかない 2012-04-16T04:11:49.627

8 Which verb receives a negation in a Japanese sentence? 2013-03-15T10:44:29.917

8 Difference between ~ざる and ~ぬ 2014-02-17T18:29:17.293

8 Let's not do this 2014-02-20T10:25:09.537

8 Why don't we use ~なくて instead of ~ないで? 2015-06-22T14:34:32.867

8 Pitch Accent for ~ない and ~たい 2019-04-22T19:49:24.267

7 What is the difference between 言うな! and 言ってんじゃねぇぞ? 2011-08-15T07:23:22.737

7 What is the difference between 〜ないではいられない and 〜ずにはいられない 2011-08-25T04:06:10.967

7 Is this は or はいる: ~わかってはいるものの 2011-09-22T01:31:05.900

7 Use of 〜ないものか with もうすこし/どうにか/なんとか 2012-08-09T05:01:12.110

7 ~ないでいる verb ending 2013-12-07T18:48:38.293

7 How to say "no thank you, I don't want / need it"? 2014-02-25T15:51:07.730

7 Having trouble parsing this triple negative sentence 2014-05-30T05:59:31.437

7 Is it ok to say 問題ない instead of 問題じゃない? Why? 2016-01-06T13:28:33.057

7 Is な used for emphasis or negative imperative in this sentence? 2016-09-11T14:15:50.883

7 必ずしも within this sentence 2016-12-27T06:40:17.303

7 using みる with the negative で form of a verb 2017-06-03T02:48:21.030

7 Is 〜でなかった valid? 2017-08-23T10:32:32.063

7 Is there a negative form for adverbs? 2019-05-24T20:27:56.890

6 Is it unusual to have the ga particle with a negative verb? 2011-09-12T12:05:59.097

6 不被下候: When was it common, and what were the rules? 2012-07-16T15:02:46.503

6 Help to understand the ending verb "動かねーんじゃね" 2012-12-21T10:20:04.587

6 When did 全然 get restricted to the negative? 2013-08-29T15:58:49.677

6 Use of Amari when an adjective is in the negative 2014-07-28T06:18:09.763

6 Adverbial transformation in verbs 2016-01-18T18:38:34.153

6 What is the nuance of わかりゃあせん vs regular わかりません? 2016-02-25T13:00:57.867

6 Is 飲んだことがない identical to 飲まなかったことがある? 2016-02-27T05:25:45.797

6 What is the correct interpretation of Aの本はBの本のように多くない? 2016-03-01T03:42:26.963

6 What does ...なくはない mean? 2016-04-06T16:01:28.437

6 The meaning of しないでもなかった 2016-08-07T19:33:30.870

6 Origin of ません (-masen)? 2016-11-05T22:46:12.010

6 Most natural way to use the negative with つもり 2019-08-24T04:32:08.563

6 What is the nuanced function of 何ひとつ in a negated sentence? 2020-02-12T02:32:35.770

5 Meaning and usage of suffix -まい 2012-06-25T10:11:47.463

5 Trouble parsing sentence with どうしても and a triple negative 2014-08-25T01:39:42.853

5 What is the approximate ratio of ways to express agreement vs. disagreement? 2015-04-07T04:55:44.097

5 meaning of 歩けなくなっちゃって 2015-11-25T15:48:49.463

5 Is なくなく an emphatic negative expression (e.g. in 力なくなく)? 2015-12-06T05:27:16.313

5 未然形 of である and 連用形 of だ 2017-05-14T21:15:53.820

5 difference between -なくて and -ないで 2017-06-05T08:45:41.403

5 Which is stronger, ないでほしい or てほしくない 2017-10-11T11:59:36.170

5 Using ~なくなった vs. ~ない 2018-06-05T07:00:59.920

5 Why is しっていません a mistake ? 2018-10-07T16:25:03.497

5 Conjugate る-ending verbs into negative form 2019-06-25T09:09:50.627

5 Verb ending in -ん with positive meaning? 2019-09-24T17:23:12.643

5 Choosing correct response to 何か質問はありませんか? (Nanika shitsumon wa arimasenka?) 2019-10-13T11:25:00.680

5 Double negation of an i-adjective 2020-01-20T16:14:41.860

4 How to say a double negative in Japanese 2013-08-28T04:12:07.397

4 Which is the proper way to say "I don't X"? 2013-10-08T03:25:25.243

4 How can I use できない and しまう? I'd like to apologize for not being able to do something 2014-04-18T16:15:24.300

4 みぜんけい or れんようけい form for ない conjugation of i-adjectives 2015-07-24T15:58:05.817

4 Uncertain about なにも 2015-08-21T18:05:39.187

4 言え used both as negative and positive imperative 2015-09-14T06:56:41.010

4 Questions about 「とは」and 「思わなんだ」 2015-11-22T12:39:50.817

4 understanding the meaning of わけはない 2015-11-24T19:43:13.920

4 せず - What does it come from? 2015-12-07T18:52:48.133

4 嫌い in "私のことを好きか嫌いか", etc 2016-03-13T20:54:48.217

4 When I ask a simple question should I ask it in negative form? 2016-06-19T20:58:01.067

4 Why does 不甲斐{ふがい}ない mean "worthless" while 甲斐{かい} means "worth"? 2017-06-06T19:10:53.303

4 Negative present endings translated as past tense 2017-10-12T01:35:53.643

4 How to interpret 全然 + positive adjective + とは思わない 2018-02-28T02:12:22.143

4 Meaning of 噂を聞かないと思ったら 2018-03-19T22:22:59.733

4 unclear target of negation of にならない 2018-09-06T06:32:37.567

4 Logic behind ~く form in the negative form of i-adjectives 2018-11-11T06:49:07.320

4 ではない in Relative Clauses 2019-02-06T16:21:10.520

4 に越したことはない vs に越したことないじゃない 2019-02-25T19:58:50.617

4 Translation of すべて as "none of" 2019-03-23T23:09:56.507