JLPT N5 Grammar (naide)


without doing~ ; To do [B] without doing [A]

How to use

Verb (ない form) + で2nd action
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Learn Japanese grammar: (naide). Meaning: without doing~ ; To do [B] without doing [A]

If no action follows ないで, it turns into a request. See lesson .

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Example #1

koohii ni wa, itsumo satou o irenaide nomimasu.
I always drink coffee without putting any sugar in it.
Example #2

kanojo wa kasa o mota naide deteshimatta.
She left without bringing an umbrella.
Example #3

kinou wa tsukarete ite, denki o kesanaide nete shimatta.
Yesterday I was so tired I fell asleep without turning off the lights.
Example #4

kesa, asa gohan o tabenaide shigoto ni kimashita.
I came to work today without eating any breakfast.
Example #5

kinou, ofuro ni haira naide neteshimatta.
I went to bed yesterday without taking a bath/shower.
Example #6

ashita wa shiken nanode, konya wa ne naide benkyou shimasu.
Tomorrow is test day, so I'm gonna stay up all night and study without sleep.
Example #7

saikin, suzushii no de, eakon o tsuke naide nemasu.
Lately it's pretty cool, so I go to sleep without using the AC.
Example #8

asagohan o tabenaide gakkou ni kita kara, onaka ga suita.
I came to school without eating breakfast, so I'm pretty hungry.

Vocabulary List

今朝けさthis morning
食べないたべないto not eat
来るくるto come; to go
入れないいれないto not put inside
飲むのむto drink
エアコンair conditioning
寝るねるto sleep
お風呂に入るおふろにはいるto take a bath
試験しけんtest; exam
今晩こんばんtonight; this evening
持たないもたないto not have
出るでるto leave

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