[JLPT grammar] ​What does のに at the end of a sentence mean?

Today I am going to share the Q&A quoted from my JLPT N4 course!


[Student’s Question]

What does のに at the end of a sentence mean?



[My Reply]

We often drop the main clause and finish the sentence with のに.
You can show your feelings of disappointment, regret, and discontent to the listener.

This was expensive. (but, I am disappointed that something went wrong.)

The child spilled my new cloth. This was expensive.
=to express the speaker’s feeling of disappointment.


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