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Grammar detail: のに

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JLPT:
のに - despite
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のに
means
despite, in spite of, even though, albeit
 
くるま
あるのにどうして
ある
です
Why do you walk when you have a car?
のに is also often used at the end of casual speech to mean something like 'I wish ...' or 'it would have been good if ...'. For example:
もっと
わか
ければ
いいのに
I wish I were younger.
One thing to note however is that sometimes the particles の (as a nominalizer) and に (indicating the location something takes place at) can appear together! So when you see のに, it's important to check the context.
にわ
なが
める
きた

I also got tired of looking at the garden.
In the above example, you see a combination of three particles, each bringing its own meaning: の (to turn the verb that precedes it, 'look', into a noun phrase, 'the act of looking'), に (to indicate that the noun phrase 'the act of looking' is the target of the verb きる), and finally も (meaning 'also', which implies that this sentence is part of a broader context).
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Kanji used in this grammar

ホウ   あきる to grow weary of   あかす to feed up; to bore, surfeit   
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シャ   くるま car   
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ホ   フ   ブ   ある    あゆ to walk   
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ジャク   ニャク   わか young   もしくは or   
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テイ   にわ courtyard, garden   
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チョウ   ながめる to watch, gaze at   
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