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English Reference for nakanaka (なかなか)

Kanji
Kana
なかなか
nakanaka
Definitions
  1. adverb na-adjective usually kana very, considerably, easily, readily, fairly, quite, highly, rather
  2. adverb by no means (with negative verb), not readily
  3. noun middle, half-way point
  4. no-adjective usually kana excellent, wonderful, very good
Conjugations
adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi) conjugations
Plain/Informal Polite/Formal Negative Plain/Informal Negative Polite/Formal
Present Indicative なかなかだ
nakanakada
なかなかです
nakanakadesu
なかなかじゃない
nakanakajanai
なかなかではない
nakanakadehanai
なかなかでわありません
nakanakadewaarimasen
Past Indicative なかなかだった
nakanakadatta
なかなかでした
nakanakadeshita
なかなかでわなかった
nakanakadewanakatta
なかなかでわありませんでした
nakanakadewaarimasendeshita
te-form なかなかで
nakanakade
Volitional なかなかだろう
nakanakadarou
Provisional なかなかであれば
nakanakadeareba
なかなかではなければ
nakanakadehanakereba
Causative なかなかにさせる
nakanakanisaseru
なかなかにさせない
nakanakanisasenai
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Example sentences
Clara is doing quite a job
Was your difficulty in getting up back then also because you wanted to be chastized I wonder
Bright as he is, he is slow in giving his opinions
You also must be very prudent, to keep that hidden
The astronaut was slow to get used to the condition of weightlessness
He is a pretty great guy
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