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Grammar detail: adjective conditional form

adjective conditional form
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The conditional form of an い adjective (if ~) is made by replacing the い with ければ, and the negative conditional (if ~ is not) is made by replacing the い with くなければ.
わたし
もっと
わか
ければ
いいのに
I wish I were younger.
まず
しくなければ
くるま
のに
I would buy the car, but I am poor.
For a な adjective, the conditional is formed by adding なら, and the negative conditional by adding でなければ (or じゃなければ).
わたし
なら
わたし
いぬ
kotowaza
Love me, love my dog.
あまり
めんどう
面倒
でなければいただきます
Only if it's not too much trouble.
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Kanji used in this grammar

シ   わたくし    わたし I, myself   
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ジャク   ニャク   わか young   もしくは or   
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ヒン   ビン   まずしい poor   
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シャ   くるま car   
バイ   か to buy   
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コウ   この    す to like   
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ケン   いぬ dog   
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メン   おもて mask, features, surface   おも surface   つら face   
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トウ   たおれる to fall over   たお to knock down   
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