JLPT N4 Grammar (janai ka)

Meaning

right? isn't it? let's~; confirmation

How to use

phraseじゃないか
janai ka じゃないか じゃないか jlpt n4 grammar meaning 文法 例文 japanese flashcards

Learn Japanese grammar: (janai ka). Meaning: right? isn’t it? let’s~; confirmation.

This is interchangeable with .


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- Example Sentences

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Example #1

いこうじゃないか。
ikou janai ka.
Let's go, shall we?
Example #2

だめじゃないか。
dame janai ka.
You should know that's no good / you can't do that.
Example #3

だからいったじゃないか!
dakara itta janai ka!
I told you so! (didn't I?)
Example #4

こんやがいしょくしようじゃないか。
konya gaishoku shiyou janai ka.
Let's go out for dinner tonight, shall we?
Example #5

きょうはげんきそうじゃないか。
kyou wa genki sou janai ka.
Well aren't you looking quite energetic today?
Example #6

おいわいにいっぱいやろうじゃないか。
oiwai ni ippai yarou janai ka.
Let's have a drink in celebration (shall we?)
Example #7

まちがえたのはきみじゃないか!
machigaeta no wa kimi janai ka!
It was you that who made the mistake!
Example #8

さんぽしようじゃないか。
sanpo shiyou janai ka.
Why don't we go for a walk?
Example #9

かれのはなしをさいごまできこうじゃないか。
kare no hanashi o saigo made kikou janai ka.
Let's hear the rest of his story.

Vocabulary List

KanjiKanaEnglish
行くいくto go
駄目だめno good; bad
言ういうto say
今夜こんやtonight
外食がいしょくeat out
今日きょうtoday
元気げんきenergetic
お祝いおいわいcelebration
一杯いっぱいone cup

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