I find the conditions of the city inimical to concentration and creativity, and so I have to save my writing until I have the opportunity to get out to our country house.
in (not)#amicus (friend) (Latin)
amicable another GRE word meaning "FRIENDLY" and ini (NOT) aMICAbLe meaning "UNFRIENDLY" or "NOT FRIENDLY". INIMICAL ~ inimi (sounds like ENEMY) + cal; Enemies are HOSTILE and of-course UNFRIENDLY. inimi=enemy, and enemies cause damage. So inimical means something damaging.