~や否や ~yainaya

~や否や
~yainaya

 How to make"~や否や" in Japanese.

 

    ・ Meaning:~とすぐに、just as soon as
    ・ JLPT Level: 1 日本語能力試験N1級レベル
    ・ Category: grammar,文法

You can use ~や否やwhen you want to say"just as soon as doing something  ".

The patterns is below:

Verb: Dictionary Form + や + いなや
+ Action

 例文:Examples of sentense (with audio)

うちの犬は私を見るやいなや、ワンワンと鳴き始める。
As soon as our dog sees me, he starts barking.

秘密がばれるや否や政治家が辞任する事を発表した。
As soon as the secret was found out, the politician announced his retirement.

帰宅するや否や雨が降り出した。
As soon as I got home it started to rain.