Japanese Sentence Patterns

  1. 【JLPT N1★のなんのって (no nan no tte): extremely】

    Meaning: extremelyFormation:Verb-casual + のなんの(って)Adj + のなんの(って)&n…

  2. 【JLPT N1★のみか (nomika): not only… but also】

    Meaning: not only… but alsoFormation:Noun + のみか + Noun日本語 …

  3. 【JLPT N1★の極み (no kiwami): utmost】

    Meaning: the utmostFormation:Noun + の極み日本語 / にほんご / Japane…

  4. 【JLPT N1★の至り (no itari): utmost】

    Meaning: utmost; extremelyの至り is usually used with 光栄, 恐縮 and 感激.Forma…

  5. 【JLPT N1★んがため (n ga tame): in order to】

    Meaning: in order toFormation:Verb-ないform(-ない) + んがため(に)Verb-ないform(-な…

  6. 【JLPT N1★んばかりに (n bakari ni): as if, as though】

    Meaning: as if; as thoughFormation:Verb-ないform (-ない) + んばかり + に/の/だE…

  7. 【JLPT N1★によらず (ni yorazu): regardless of】

    Meaning: regardless ofFormation:Noun + によらず日本語 / にほんご / Ja…

  8. 【JLPT N1★には及ばない (niwa oyobanai): there’s no need t…

    Meaning: there’s no need to; does not matchFormation:Verb-dictionary for…

  9. 【JLPT N1★にとどまらず (ni todomarazu): not limited to】

    Meaning: not limited to; not only… but alsoFormation:Verb-dictionary for…

  10. 【JLPT N1★に照らして (ni terashite): in comparison with,…

    Meaning: in comparison with, according to, in light of, in view ofFormatio…

  11. 【JLPT N1★に足りない (ni tarinai): to be not worth】

    Meaning: to be not worthFormation:Verb-dictionary form + に足りない&nbs…

  12. 【JLPT N1★に足る/に足りる (ni taru/ni tariru): to be enoug…

    Meaning: to be enough; to be worthy ofFormation:Verb-dictionary form + に…

  13. 【JLPT N1★にたえる/にたえない (ni taeru/ni taenai): can/can’…

    Meaning: can/can’t do somethingFormation:Verb-dictionary form + にたえる/にたえ…

  14. 【JLPT N1★に即して (ni sokushite): in keeping with】

    Meaning: to agree with; in keeping with; to be based onFormation:Noun + …

  15. 【JLPT N1★にして (ni shite): only, in (time span)】

    Meaning: only; even; in (time span); at (time, place)Formation:Noun + にし…

  16. 【JLPT N1★にしたって (ni shitatte): even, even if】

    Meaning: even; even ifFormation:Verb-dictionary form + にしたって/にしたところでNo…

  17. 【JLPT N1★に先駆けて (ni saki gakete): to be the first】

    Meaning: to be the first;ahead of Formation:Noun + に先駆けて日本…

  18. 【JLPT N1★に則って (ni nottotte): in accordance with】

    Meaning: in accordance withFormation:Noun + に則って日本語 / にほ…

  19. 【JLPT N1★にもまして (ni momashite): more than, above】

    Meaning: more than…; above…Formation:Noun + にもまして日本語 / に…

  20. 【JLPT N1★にもほどがある (nimo hodo ga aru): to have a lim…

    Meaning: to have a limit; to go too farFormation:Verb-dictionary form + …

  1. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N4★だけで (dake de): just by】
  2. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N3★さえ ~ ば (sae ~ ba)】
  3. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N4★と (to): if, when, and】 
  4. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N2★だけでなく (dake de naku) “not…
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    【JLPT N2★恐れがある (osore ga aru): there are…
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