Category: Auxiliary Adjectives

  • Hard to drink with ~にくい

    Grammar Explanation

    ご注文はうさぎですか? » Volume 1 » Page 39

    Cocoa shows Chiya her newly-learned latte art skill when giving her a drink. However, whenever Chiya goes to drink the coffee, Cocoa looks sad to see her masterpiece about to be destroyed.

    千夜(ちや)
    「の…のみにくい
    “It’s…difficult to drink.”
  • Easy to drink with ~やすい

    Grammar Explanation

    ご注文はうさぎですか? » Volume 1 » Page 63

    Syaro’s friends stop by the tea house where she works. There, she offers a suitable drink for each to order.

    シャロ:
    「チノちゃんは(あま)(かお)()やすいカモミールはどう?」
    “For Chino, how about the fragrant and easy-to-drink chamomile?”
  • Easy to understand with ~やすい

    Grammar Explanation

    ご注文はうさぎですか? » Volume 1 » Page 88

    During a library study session, Syaro helps Chino with her homework.

    チノ:
    「すごく()かりやすいです!」
    “That’s very easy to understand!”
  • Easy to do with 〜やすい

    To express that an action is easy to do (by the person performing the action), the auxiliary adjective やすい is appended to the verb stem.

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