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  1. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★ほどのことはない (hodo no koto wa nai): not worth…

    Meaning: not worth; no need toFormation:Verb-dictionary form + ほどのことはない…

  2. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★ひとつ (hitotsu): to give something a try】

    Meaning: to give something a tryFormation:ひとつ + Verb日本語 / にほ…

  3. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★羽目になる (hame ni naru): to end up with (som…

    Meaning: to end up with (something unpleasant)Formation:Verb-dictionary fo…

  4. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★ぐるみ (gurumi): together with, all of】

    Meaning: (together) with,-wide, all of A, the entire AFormation:Noun + ぐるみ…

  5. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★ごとき/ごとく (gotoki/gotoku): like, as if】

    Meaning: like; as if; the same asFormation:Verb-casual + ごとくNoun + のごとく/ごとき…

  6. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★が最後 (ga saigo): once something occurs, so…

    Meaning: once something occurs, something else happensFormation:Verb-casua…

  7. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★が早いか (ga hayai ka): as soon as】

    Meaning: as soon asFormation:Verb-dictionary form + が早いか日本語 …

  8. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★がてら (gatera): on the same occasion】

    Meaning: on the same occasion; at the same time; coincidentallyFormation:V…

  9. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★ふと (futo): accidentally, unexpectedly】

    Meaning: suddenly; accidentally; unexpectedly; unintentionallyFormation:ふと…

  10. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★どうにも~ない (dou nimo~nai): not … by any mean…

    Meaning: not … by any means; no matter how hard one tries, cannot…Formation:…

  11. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★ではすまない (dewa sumanai): it doesn’t end wit…

    Meaning: have no choice, it doesn’t end with just…,must be doneFormation:Noun…

  12. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★ではあるまいし (dewa aru mai shi): it’s not like…

    Meaning: it’s not like; it isn’t as ifFormation:Verb-dictionary form + のでは…

  13. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★ではあるまいか (dewa aru mai ka): I wonder if it…

    Meaning: I wonder if it’s not…(Other expression のではないだろうか/ のではないでしょうか)Form…

  14. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★(で)すら (de sura): even】

    Meaning: evenFormation:Noun + すら/ですら日本語 / にほんご / Japanese(…

  15. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★でなくてなんだろう (denakute nan darou): must be, …

    Meaning: must be; is definitely,"If it is not ~,then what it is/ what can it be?…

  16. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★でも何でもない (demo nan demo nai): not in the l…

    Meaning: not in the leastFormation:Noun/なadj + でも何でもない日本語 / …

  17. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★であれ/であろうと (de aru/de arou to): whoever/wh…

    Meaning: whoever/whatever/however; evenFormation:Noun + であれ/であろうと&nbsp…

  18. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★であれ~であれ (de are~de are): whether A or B】 …

    Meaning: whether A or BFormation:Noun/なadj + であれ + Noun/なadj + であれNoun/な…

  19. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★だの~だの (dano~dano): and, and so forth】 

    Meaning: and; and the like; and so forthFormation:Verb-casual + だの + Verb-…

  20. Japanese Sentence Patterns

    【JLPT N1★だに (dani): even】 

    Meaning: evenFormation:Verb-dictionary form + だにNoun + だに日…

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