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How To Negatively Conjugate The Japanese Verb: 'To Read'

The table below will show you how to negatively conjugate the Japanese verb yomu - to read ่ชญใ‚€.

Conjugation of Japanese verb yomu - to read ่ชญใ‚€

Verb Class The basic form of Group 1 verbs end with "- u". Verbs in this group are also called consonant-stem verbs or godan-doushi (Godan verbs).
Stem yom -
Te form yonde
Infinitive yomi
Kanji Katakana/Hiragana Romaji
Present Indicative Plain ่ชญใพใชใ„ ใ‚ˆใพใชใ„ yomanai
Politeใ‚ˆใฟใพใ›ใ‚“ yomimasen
Presumptive Plain ่ชญใพใชใ„ ใ ใ‚ใ† ใ‚ˆใพใชใ„ ใ ใ‚ใ† yomanai darล
Politeใ‚ˆใพใชใ„ ใงใ—ใ‚‡ใ† yomanai deshล
Imperative Plain ่ชญใ‚€ ใช ใ‚ˆใ‚€ ใช yomu na
Politeใ‚ˆใพใชใ„ ใง ใใ ใ•ใ„ yomanai de kudasai
Past Indicative Plain ่ชญใพใชใ‹ใฃใŸ ใ‚ˆใพใชใ‹ใฃใŸ yomanakatta
Politeใ‚ˆใฟใพใ›ใ‚“ ใงใ—ใŸ yomimasen deshita
Past Presumptive Plainใ‚ˆใพใชใ‹ใฃใŸใ ใ‚ใ† yomanakatta darล
Politeใ‚ˆใพใชใ‹ใฃใŸใงใ—ใ‚‡ใ† yomanakatta deshล
Present Progressive Plain
Politeใ‚ˆใ‚“ใง ใ„ใพใ›ใ‚“ yonde imasen
Past Progressive Plain
Politeใ‚ˆใ‚“ใง ใ„ใพใ›ใ‚“ ใงใ—ใŸ yonde imasen deshita
Provisional Plainใ‚ˆใพใชใ‘ใ‚Œใฐ yomanakereba
Politeใ‚ˆใฟใพใ›ใ‚“ ใชใ‚‰ yomimasen nara
Conditional Plainใ‚ˆใพใชใ‹ใฃใŸใ‚‰ yomanakattara
Politeใ‚ˆใฟใพใ›ใ‚“ ใงใ—ใŸใ‚‰ yomimasen deshitara
Potential Plain ่ชญใ‚ใชใ„ ใ‚ˆใ‚ใชใ„ yomenai
Politeใ‚ˆใ‚ใพใ›ใ‚“ yomemasen
Causative Plainใ‚ˆใพใ›ใชใ„ yomasenai
Politeใ‚ˆใพใ›ใพใ›ใ‚“ yomasemasen

Author: Ichika
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