【N5】~ので/~node

~ので ~node

 How to make”~ので..” in Japanese.

    • ・ Meaning:because
    • ・ JLPT Level: N5 日本語能力試験N5級レベル
    • ・ Category: grammar 文法

You can use ~ので when you want to say “because.”

The patterns is below:

(reason) node (situation)- (situation) because (reason)
It means “because” or “so”. The cause is more impartial (like because a building is red or tall) than with “から” or “だから” where it’s more subjective (like because you think an apple tastes good). With nouns and -na adjectives it becomes “なので”.

 例文:Examples of sentence (with audio)

暑いので脱ぎます。Atsui node nugimasu.
I take off my cloth because it’s too hot.

メアリーはいじわるなので嫌いです。Mary wa ijiwaru na node kirai desu.
I hate Mary because she is mean

この本は高いので買わない。Kono hon wa takai node kawanai.
I’m not buying this book, because it’s expensive.

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