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How To Conjugate The Japanese Verb: 'To Take'

Kakaru ใ‹ใ‹ใ‚‹, is a Japanese verb that means (to take money or take time). What's interesting about this verb is that there is no kanji for it - only Hiragana ใ‹ใ‹ใ‚‹.

Here's a chart of the correct conjugation of kakaru.

Conjugation of the Japanese verb kakaru - to take ใ‹ใ‹ใ‚‹

Form Hiragana Romaji
Informal Present ใ‹ใ‹ใ‚‹ kakaru
Formal Present (~ masu Form) ใ‹ใ‹ใ‚Šใพใ™ kakarimasu
Informal Pastย  (~ ta Form) ใ‹ใ‹ใฃใŸ kakatta
Formal Pastย  ใ‹ใ‹ใ‚Šใพใ—ใŸ kakarimashita
Informal Negative (~ nai Form) ใ‹ใ‹ใ‚‰ใชใ„ kakaranai
Formal Negative ใ‹ใ‹ใ‚Šใพใ›ใ‚“ kakarimasen
Informal Past Negative ใ‹ใ‹ใ‚‰ใชใ‹ใฃใŸ kakaranakatta
Formal Past Negative ใ‹ใ‹ใ‚Šใพใ›ใ‚“ใงใ—ใŸ kakarimasen deshita
~ te Form ใ‹ใ‹ใฃใฆ kakatte
Conditional ใ‹ใ‹ใ‚Œใฐ kakareba
Volitional ใ‹ใ‹ใ‚ใ† kakarou

Author: Ichika
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