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かなわない
kanawanai
JLPT N2
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Meaning
(I/he/she/....) can not stand.....
I can not stand the noise from ......
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Formation
Phrases
となりのこうじょうがうるさくてかなわない。
I can not stand the noise from the construction going on nest door.
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わたしのいえはえきからとおくてふべんでかなわない
I can not stand the inconvenience due to the fact my house is far from the station.
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3じかんもまつなんてかなわない。
I can`t stand to wait for three hours.
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きにのぼることにかけては、だれもこのひとにかないません。
"As for climbing trees, there wasn't anybody who can compete him."(or "...nobody can compete him")
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Discussion and comments
We can use kanawanai with い-adj by dropping the I at the end of the い-adj and use くて
For な-adj we drop な and use で instead...
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Kanau has the meaning of match and compare too.
karekano