Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
飲み始める
Kana Reading
のみはじめる
Romaji
nomihajimeru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Ichidan verb
    Meaning
    to begin to drink

Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
飲み始める
Plain Polite
飲み始めます
Negative
飲み始めない
Negative Polite
飲み始めません

Past

Plain
飲み始めた
Plain Polite
飲み始めました
Negative
飲み始めなかった
Negative Polite
飲み始めませんでした

Te

Plain
飲み始めて
Plain Polite
飲み始めまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
飲み始められる
Plain Polite
飲み始められます
Negative
飲み始められない
Negative Polite
飲み始められません

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Kanji in this word

JLPT 5

12 strokes

drink, smoke, take

On'Yomi: イン, オン

Kun'Yomi: の.む, -の.み

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JLPT 4

8 strokes

commence, begin

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