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It is hard to do A; A is not easily done/accomplished
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         なかなか      
It's hard for me to speak about my real feelings.
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       せい  なかなか      
Because I took a nap today it's hard for me to go to sleep (at night).

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バスがなかなかないね!
This bus does not come!
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なかなか
AVerb: ない form
Basic Examples:
なかなか使えない (it's hard to use)

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Years Studied: 3
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Does なかなか~ない have the same meaning as ~にくい in this sentence?

なっとはなかなか ない

なっとはにくい

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6 years ago
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It can have a similar meaning when the potential form is used with なかなか


はなかなかべれない


but


はなかなかべない


is focused on the frequency, or how often it is done.

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6 years ago



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