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Learn JLPT N1 Grammar: のなんのって (no nan no tte)

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Meaning: extremely

Formation:

Verb-casual + のなんの(って)
Adj + のなんの(って)

Example sentences:

ああ、恐ろしかったのなんのって。あの恐ろしさは、誰にも判りっこないわ。
aa, osoroshikatta no nan no tte. ano osoroshisa wa, dare nimo wakarikkonai wa.
I just can’t tell you how terrible it was. I don’t suppose anybody can understand my feelings.


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なにかいうことがあるかって? あるのなんのって、うんとありまさ。
nanika iu koto ga aru ka tte. aru no nan no tte, unto arimasa.
Have I anything to say? Yes, I have a deal to say.

きたないのなんのって、やっと手だけは洗わせましたが、顔ときたらまるで鋳掛屋みたいにまっ黒ですよ。
kitanai no nan no tte, yatto te dake wa arawasemashita ga, kao to kitara marude ikakeya mitai ni makkuro desu yo.
He was so dirty, it is all we can do to make him wash his hands, and his face is as black as a tinker’s.

怖いのなんのって。
kowai no nan no tte.
It’s very frightening.

ところが見ての通り、連中は機嫌が悪いのなんのって。
tokoro ga mite no toori, renchuu wa kigen ga warui no nan no tte.
As you see, they aren’t happy, not happy at all.


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