[Grammar Tip] nai-form(~ない) is conjugated in the same way as i-adjectives
Today I am going to share the homework correction quoted from my JLPT course!
The student’s sentence is not correct. Can you find the mistake?
As an adult, I no longer play games.
Negative changes for ようになる take the form 〜なく＋なる.
That’s because nai-form(~ない) is conjugated in the same way as i-adjectives.
しない is a nai-form of する
＝しなくなりました; past tense, polite style
ように is only added before 〜なる(become) when connecting the verb dictionary-form to なる.
The child has started to eat vegetables.
As I got older, I stopped eating meat.
My son became a college student and started riding a motorcycle.
Since living in Tokyo, I no longer drive a car.
I hope my explanation helps you. 😊
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