JLPT N2 Grammar lesson 8

JLPT N2 Grammar lesson 8

JLPT N2 Grammar lesson 8

JLPT N2 Grammar lesson 8. Hi everyone! In this article, LearnJapanesedaily will introduce to you the JLPT N2 Grammar. Each lesson will consist of about 5 structures for you to learn step by step and have more time to practise.

Structure 36:

Nに 限り/限って/限らず~も

Explanation:

Only/ Not only N

For example:

70歳以上の方に限り、入場無料。
70-sai ijou no kata ni kagiri, nyuujou muryou.
Only people over 70 years old are given free tickets.

最近は女性に限らず男性も化粧をする。
Saikin wa josei ni kagirazu dansei mo keshou o suru.
Recently, not only girls but also boys wear make-up.

雨だ。今日に限ってかさを持ってこなかった。
Ameda. Kyou ni kagitte kasa o motte konakatta.
It’s raining, only today, I don’t bring an umbrella.

うちの子に限って悪いことをするはずがない。
Uchi no ko ni kagitte warui koto o suru hazu ga nai.
Unlike other kids, my kid never does bad things.

Structure 37:

Nさえ+ Vば/ Aければ/ Aなら/Nなら。V ( bỏます) → Vさえすれば

Explanation:

Only needs N/ to do V is enough.

For example:

携帯電話を買った。これさえあれば、時計もカメラもいらない。
Keitaidenwa o katta. Kore sae areba, tokei mo kamera mo iranai.
I bought a cell phone. As long as I have it, watches or a cameras are also not necessary anymore.

この薬を飲みさえすれば、すぐに治ります。
Kono kusuri o nomi sae sureba, suguni naorimasu.
You only need to drink this medicine, you will recover quickly.

Structure 38:

V/A/N (short form) +からこそ。Vば/ Aければ/ Aであれば/ Nであれば + こそ

Explanation:

It just because (to emphasize the reason).

For example:

子供がかわいいからこそ、しかるんです。
Kodomo ga kawaii kara koso, shikarundesu.
I scold my kids just because I love them.

努力したからこそ、成功したんです。
Doryoku shita kara koso, seikou shitandesu.
I succeed because I’m very hard-working.

厳しく注意したには、あなたのことを思えばこそです。
Kibishiku chuui shita ni wa, anata no koto o omoeba koso desu.
I have warned you just because I care about you.

Structure 39:

Vてこそ

Explanation:

Only when doing V.

For example:

お互いに信頼してこそ、悩みも言える。
Otagai ni shinrai shite koso, nayami mo ieru.
Only when you have faith in each other, you will be able talk about your worries and concerns.

親になってこそ、親の苦労がわかる。
Oya ni natte koso, oya no kurou ga wakaru.
Only when you become parents, you will be able to understand your parents’ hardships.

Structure 40:

Vるばかりだ。

Explanation:

Keeps ~ (To change in a bad way).

For example:

物価は上がるばかりだ。
Bukka wa agaru bakarida.
The prices keep increasing.

状況は悪化するばかりだ。
Joukyou wa akka suru bakarida.
The situation keeps getting worse.

Above are the JLPT N2 Grammar lesson 8. Remember to read carefully and make up your own examples to memorize better.

If there is anything that you find it hard to understand, feel free to comment below!

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