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じゃ無いか
Readings
じゃないか
janaika
English
Expression
Usually written using kana alone
isn't it?

Expression
Usually written using kana alone
after volitional form of verb
let's ..., why don't we ..., how about we ..., shouldn't we ...

Kanjis
ON: ム, ブ KUN: な.い
nothingness, none, ain't, nothing, nil, not

Stroke: 12 Grade: 4 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 2-2-10 FC: 8033.3


Phrases
あらかじめ準備しておこうじゃないか。
Parts: 予め (あらかじめ) 準備 (じゅんび) 置く (おこう) じゃないか
Let's get things ready beforehand.

あした雨が降るんじゃないかと心配だ。
Parts: 明日 (あした) (あめ) 降る (ふる) じゃないか 心配 (しんぱい)
I'm afraid it will rain tomorrow.
I'm afraid it'll rain tomorrow.

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