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重なる

JLPT 2
Kana Reading
かさなる
Romaji
kasanaru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `ru' ending, intransitive verb
    Meaning
    to be piled up; to lie on top of one another
    Example sentence
    物事重なって起こる It never rains but it pours.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to come one after another; to happen over and over; to pile up (e.g. stress); to accumulate
    Example sentence
    不幸重なるもの Misfortunes always come in threes.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to overlap (each other); to occur at the same time; to happen simultaneously
    Example sentence
    彼女昨年不幸なこと重なった She had one misfortune after another last year.

Examples of 重なる, かさなる in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
重なる
Plain Polite
重なります
Negative
重ならない
Negative Polite
重なりません

Past

Plain
重なった
Plain Polite
重なりました
Negative
重ならなかった
Negative Polite
重なりませんでした

Te

Plain
重なって
Plain Polite
重なりまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
重なられる
Plain Polite
重なられます
Negative
重なられない
Negative Polite
重なられません

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