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減る, へる

  • heru


Godan verb with `ru' ending, intransitive verb

  • to decrease (in size or number)
  • to diminish
  • to abate

Examples of 減る,へる in a Sentence

The members decreased to five.
Two weeks after being admitted to hospital my acne suddenly started to disappear.
In Tokyo wild birds are decreasing in number year by year.
Japan's foreign aid is decreasing in part because of an economic slowdown at home.
One person more or less doesn't make much difference.
I'm losing weight.
My pants are very loose because I've lost much weight.
The population of this country is diminishing.
My income has gone down by 10 percent.
Our sales are decreasing.

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減る,へる Conjugations

Plain Polite 減りますへります
Negative 減らないへらない
Negative Polite 減りませんへりません
Past 減ったへった
Past Polite 減りましたへりました
Past Negative 減らなかったへらなかった
Past Negative Polite 減りませんでしたへりませんでした
Te Form 減ってへって
Progressive 減っているへっている
Progressive Polite 減っていますへっています
Progressive Negative 減ってないへってない
Progressive Negative Polite 減っていませんへっていません
Passive 減られるへられる
Passive Te Form 減られてへられて
Imperative 減りなさいへりなさい
Imperative Polite 減ってくださいへってください
Imperative Polite Negative 減らないでくださいへらないでください
Optative 減りたいへりたい
Optative Negative 減りたくなかったへりたくなかった
Optative Negative Polite (1st Form) 減りたくないですへりたくないです
Optative Negative Polite (2nd Form) 減りたくありませんへりたくありません
Optative Past 減りたかったへりたかった
Optative Past Negative Polite (1st Form) 減りたくなかったですへりたくなかったです
Optative Past Negative Polite (2nd Form) 減りたくありませんでしたへりたくありませんでした
Optative Te Form 減りたくてへりたくて
Optative Conditional 減りたければへりたければ
Gerund 減りながらへりながら
Factitive 減らせるへらせる
Factitive Shortened 減らすへらす
Potential 減れるへれる
Potential Polite 減れますへれます
Conditional (Ba Form) 減ればへれば
Conditional (Tara Form) 減ったらへったら
Volitional 減ろうへろう
Volitional Polite 減りましょうへりましょう
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