JLPT N2 Grammar (te ite wa)

Meaning

if one keeps doing ~

How to use

Verb (て form)いては
te ite wa ていては jlpt n2 grammar meaning 文法 例文 japanese flashcards

Learn Japanese grammar: (te ite wa). Meaning: if one keeps doing ~.


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Example #1

そんなにあまいものばかりたべていては、ふりますよ。
sonna amai mono bakari tabete ite wa, futorimasu yo.
If you only eat sweets, you will gain weight.
Example #2

そんなくらいところでほんをよんでいてはめがわるくなってしまうよ。
sonna kurai tokoro de hon o yonde ite wa me ga waruku natte shimau yo.
If you keep reading books in such a dark place, your eyes will go bad.
Example #3

いつもおやにたよっていては、せいちょうができないよ。
itsumo oya ni tayotte ite wa, seichou ga dekinai yo.
If you keep always relying on your parents, you will never be able to grow as a person.
Example #4

まいにちそんなにおそくまでざんぎょうをしていてはからだをこわしますよ。
mainichi sonna ni osoku made zangyou o shite ite wa karada o kowashimasu.
If you keep working overtime late like that you're going to destroy your body.
Example #5

そんなにまいにちあまいものばかりたべていてはむしばになりますよ。
sonna ni mainichi amai mono bakari tabete ite wa mushiba ni narimasu yo.
If you keep eating nothing but sweets every day, you're going to get some cavities.
Example #6

あのおとこのかねをかえすのをまっていてはきりがない。
ano otoko no kane o kaesu no o matte ite wa kiri ga nai.
If you wait for him to pay, you will have to wait for ever.
Example #7

まいにちすいみんやくをつかっていては、からだがこわれるよ。はやくびょういんにいったほうがいい。
mainichi suimin yaku o tsukatte ite wa, karada ga kowareru yo. hayaku byouin ni itta hou ga ii.
If you use sleeping pills every day, your body will break. You should go to the hospital soon.
Example #8

こんなにぶっかがじょうしょうしていては、せいかつがくるしくなるばかりです。
konna ni bukka ga shoushou shite ite wa, seikatsu ga kurushiku naru bakari desu.
If prices keep going up like this, life will only get more difficult.

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