N3 Grammar Course

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N3 Grammar Course

~たきり~ない

Usage:

Past Tense Form of Verb + きり~ない


Meaning:

「~たきり~ない」means “never…”.
It’s used to express that things remain unchanged after something happened.

Examples:

かれくにたきりかえらない。
He left the country, never to return.
 
かれたおれたきりきない。
He fell down, never to rise again.
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