Decoded Slug: ~次第で (〜shidai de)

Japanese JLPT Grammar Point
~次第で (〜shidai de)

~次第で (〜shidai de)

Short explanation:

Depending on; based on.


Verb-ますstem + 次第で, い-Adjective + 次第で, な-Adjective + だ次第で, Noun + 次第で


Shigoto ga owari shidai de, ie ni kaerimasu.
I will go home depending on when I finish work.
Tenki shidai de, pikunikku ni iku yotei desu.
We plan to go on a picnic depending on the weather.
Kare no kibun shidai de, paatii ni sanka suru ka douka kimarimasu.
Whether he participates in the party or not is determined by his mood.
Kaigi no shinkou shidai de, kettei ga kawaru kamoshiremasen.
The decision may change depending on the progress of the meeting.

Long explanation:

The ~次第で grammar point is used to express that something is dependent on or determined by another factor or situation. It can be translated as 'depending on' or 'based on' in English. The formation differs depending on whether it is used with a verb, い-adjective, な-adjective, or noun.

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