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kotoninaru
expression, godan verb

Alternate Written Forms:

[こと()···]
kotoninaru

Root Words:

koto + ni + naru

English Meaning(s) for ことになる

expression, godan verb
  1. to have been decided (so) that; to have been arranged (so) that (usu. sentence ending)
  2. to be the result (of); to be the outcome
  3. to be the reason (for)

Stroke Order Diagrams for ことになる

Conjugations for ことになる

masu stem
kotoninari
Negative stem
kotoninara
te-form
kotoninatte
Negative te-form
kotoninaranakute
Adverbial Negative Form
kotoninaranaku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
kotoninaru
Present Indicative Negative Form
kotoninaranai
Past Indicative Form
kotoninatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
kotoninaranakatta
Presumptive Form
kotoninarou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
kotoninarimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
kotoninarimasen
Past Indicative Form
kotoninarimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
kotoninarimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
kotoninarimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
kotoninaritai
Present Indicative Negative Form
kotoninaritakunai
Past Indicative Form
kotoninaritakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
kotoninaritakunakatta
Adjective stem
kotoninarita
te-form
kotoninaritakute
Negative te-form
kotoninaritakunakute
Adverbial Form
kotoninaritaku
Provisional Form
kotoninaritakereba
Provisional Negative Form
kotoninaritakunakereba
Conditional Form
kotoninaritakattara
Conditional Negative Form
kotoninaritakunakattara
Objective Form
kotoninaritasa
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
kotoninare
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
kotoninarinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
kotoninareba
Present Indicative Negative Form
kotoninaranakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
kotoninaranakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
kotoninattara
Present Indicative Negative Form
kotoninaranakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
kotoninattari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
kotoninareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
kotoninarenai
Past Indicative Form
kotoninareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
kotoninarenakatta
masu-stem
kotoninare
te-form
kotoninarete
Negative te-form
kotoninarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
kotoninaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
kotoninaremasen
Past Indicative Form
kotoninaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
kotoninaremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
kotoninarareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
kotoninararenai
Past Indicative Form
kotoninarareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
kotoninararenakatta
masu stem
kotoninarare
te-form
kotoninararete
Negative te-form
kotoninararenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
kotoninararemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
kotoninararemasen
Past Indicative Form
kotoninararemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
kotoninararemasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
kotoninaraseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
kotoninarasenai
Past Indicative Form
kotoninaraseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
kotoninarasenakatta
masu stem
kotoninarase
te-form
kotoninarasete
Negative te-form
kotoninarasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
kotoninarasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
kotoninarasemasen
Past Indicative Form
kotoninarasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
kotoninarasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
kotoninarasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
kotoninarasarenai
Past Indicative Form
kotoninarasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
kotoninarasarenakatta
masu stem
kotoninarasare
te-form
kotoninarasarete
Negative te-form
kotoninarasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
kotoninarasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
kotoninarasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
kotoninarasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
kotoninarasaremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
kotoninaran
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
kotoninarazu
Classical Form (nu)
Present Indicative Negative Form
kotoninaranu
Classical Form (zaru)
Present Indicative Negative Form
kotoninarazaru

Sample Sentences for ことになる

I am to meet him at five at the station.
You are not to leave this building.
The boss is hard to get along with. But if I try to talk to him about problems I have at work he might have a little heart. Even a hunter can't kill a bird who flies to him for protection.
He will be calling on me next month.
A new law is expected to cut air pollution by 60%.

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