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Grammar detail: てたまらない

てたまらない - can't stand ~; can't help ~; can't wait to ~
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たまらない
means
can't stand ~; can't help ~; can't wait to ~
むし
された
ところかゆくてたまらない
The spot where I got bitten by an insect is so itcy, I can't handle it.
はは
いたくて
たまらない
I'm dying to see my mother.
Other patterns:
い adjective
=
くて
+
たまらない
あつ
くて
たまらない
I can't stand this heat.
な adjective
=
+
たまらない
かのじょ
彼女
たまらない
I just love her to death.
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Kanji used in this grammar

チュウ   むし insect   
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シ   さ to stab   ささる to prick   
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ボ   はは mother   
カイ   エ   あ to meet   
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ショ   あつ hot (weather)   
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ヒ   かれ he   
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ジョ   ニョ   ニョウ   woman; female   おんな woman   め woman   
コウ   この    す to like   
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