Japanese ないか grammar naika

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Let’s learn Japanese ないか grammar naika :

Formation :

V-ないか

Meaning and how to use :

It is used to order someone who hasn’t done something to do it immediately.

Example:

すぐにやらないか。
suguni yaranai ka.
Do it right away.

概論を提出しないか。
youron wo teishutshinaika.
Submit your introduction.

30分ほど会議が始まる。書類をコッピーしないか。
sanjuppun hodo kaigi ga hajimaru. shorui wo koppi shinai ka.
The meeting will start in 30 minutes. Please copy the documents now.

客にお茶を入れないか。
kyaku ni ocha wo irenai ka.
Don’t you make tea for the customer?

締め切りはもう1時間ほどですよ。論文を書かないか。
shimekiri ha mou 1 jikan hodo desuyo. ronbun wo kakanaika.
The deadline is only about 1 hour. Won’t you write the essay?

Note: This structure is similar to the imperative form, but it is used in case someone hasn’t done something yet, which make the speaker angry. We pronounce it by lowering our voice as in question. It doesn’t have the polite form. It is used by men.

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