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とはいえ
tohaie
JLPT N1 Author: tieuacui
Meaning
Although it is said that, even though it is said, admitting that, that being said, however, nevertheless
Even admitting that Jane didn't have much time, I don't believe that she couldn't write a simple report like this
「A とはいえ B」は「Aは事実だが、しかし実際はB」の意味
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Phrases
They're useful... but having said that, computers are so expensive that I can't buy one.
Author: 赤毛

Recently, my 80 year old grandmother fell on the stairs and hurt her leg, and now she has trouble walking. Having said that, it's not as if she cannot walk at all, in other words she can manage to do the housework without problems.
Author: 赤毛

They say that Spring has arrived but the mornings and evenings are still cold.
Author: 赤毛

Admitting where he's coming from, I still can't really agree with him
Author: 赤毛

Even though the kid is young, nevertheless he understands the difficult circumstances of his family.
Author: 赤毛

Even admitting that Jane didn't have much time, I don't believe that she couldn't write a simple report like this
Author: 赤毛

However much they call it "temporary measures", this is just too slipshod.
Author: 赤毛

The international conference to stop climate change ended in the creation of the Kyoto Protocol. Having said that, it seems like it will take a long time before every country abides by the standards it set out.
Author: LR

I'm looking forward to the next academic conference. That being said, I haven't prepared for my presentation at all.
Author: LR

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