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@Naruto has already given a great answer but I just want to add a few words of my own because this phrase 「~~に限って」 is actually much more difficult that the words may tell. The sentence 「その日に限っていい[天気]{てんき}だった。」 is "correct" ONLY if you had been hoping for bad weather for that day. Strange, I know, but you could say that only if the good weather affected you ...


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"In a negative manner" does not mean the sentence must be a grammatically negative one. "~に限って" tends to be followed by a phrase which denies something previously implied by the context, but not always. The first sentence makes perfect sense in certain situations. For example, suppose the weather was good on "that" very day, although it had been raining ...


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A purely-grammar-based, "textbook" answer would be 「[褒]{ほ}められ[得]{う}る」. The chances that you would ever hear/see us say that in a natural setting would, however, be close to 0%. It sounds pretty wordy and not even completely "natural". In real life, 「褒めてもらえる」, the phrase given by @Choko above, would be far more natural. 「褒められることができる」 is actually as ...



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