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Grammar detail: 決して~ない(けっして~ない)

決して~ない(けっして~ない) - by no means
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negative verb
means
by no means ~; in no way ~
その
しつもん
質問
けっ
して
やさしくない
The question is by no means easy.
決して is often followed by 言えない, meaning literally 'it is by no means possible to say ~':
ここ
やすいところ
けっ
して
えません

I can't possibly describe this as an easy place to live.
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Kanji used in this grammar

ケツ   きめる to decide   きまる to be decided   
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ゲン   ゴン   say; word   こと word, saying   い to say   
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シツ   シチ   チ    quality; substance   
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モン   と question   と to ask   とん wholesale   
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ジュウ   す to live, to dwell   すまう to live (concept)   
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