【N2】なんて/nante

Meaning/意味

When you emphasize the word or sentence which comes before なんて and express your feelings such as surprise (either positive or negative), disgust, admiration, happiness, disbelief, etc.

How to make/作り方

Verb plain form + なんて 
Noun + なんて
  i-adjective + na-adjective + なんて (drop final na)

example sentences/例文 (audio/音声付き)

彼女が結婚したなんてちっとも知らなかった。
I had no idea she got married.
※ちっとも= not at all



お金なんていりません。
I don’t need money at all.

試験なんて嫌いだ。
I hate exams.

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