成る

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 4

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Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

成る (intransitive, godan conjugation, hiragana なる, romaji naru)

  1. なる: become
     (わたし)先生 (せんせい)なります
    watashi wa sensei ni narimasu.
    I will become a teacher.
    コーヒーが (つめ)たくなりました
    kōhī ga tsumetaku narimashita.
    The coffee got cold.

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Usage notes[edit]

  • This term is usually written in hiragana.
  • なる corresponds to the English verb "become". When a noun or an adjectival noun (na-adjective) precedes なる it is followed by .
  • When an adjective (i-adjective) precedes なる it appears in its -く form.