JLPT N5 Grammar (nakute wa naranai)


must do; need to do ~

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Verb (ない form) なくてはならない
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Learn Japanese grammar: (nakute wa naranai) / (nakute wa narimasen) . Meaning: must do; need to do ~.

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Example #1

isoga nakute wa naranai.
I have to hurry.
Example #2

hontouni sugu ika nakute wa naranai.
I really have to go now.
Example #3

mou juu ji da. ne nakute wa naranai.
It's already 10 o'clock. I must go to sleep.
Example #4

nihongo o motto benkyou shi nakute wa naranai.
I really need to study Japanese more.
Example #5

hana no mizu yari o shi nakute wa narimasen.
You must water the flowers.
Example #6

ashita, hayaku oki nakute wa narimasen.
I have to get up early tomorrow.
Example #7

yasai o tabe nakute wa narimasen yo.
You must eat your vegetables!
Example #8

nihongo nouryoku shiken o uke nakute wa narimasen.
I have to take the Japanese language proficiency test.
Example #9

mou kaera nakute wa narimasen.
I must be heading back now.
Example #10

nihongoryoku o joutatsu sase nakute wa narimasen.
I have to improve my Japanese language abilities.

Vocabulary List

急ぐいそぐto hurry; to rush; to hasten; to make something happen sooner
行くいくto go; to move
寝るねるto sleep; to go to bed; to lie down
もっと more; longer; further
勉強べんきょうto study
早いはやいfast; early
起きるおきるto get up; to wake up
食べるたべるto eat
受けるうけるto take a lesson or test
帰るかえるto go back​
本当にほんとうにtruly; really
日本語にほんごJapanese language
受けるうけるto take
日本語力にほんごりょくJapanese ability

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