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に当たって; に当たり, にあたって; にあたり
on the occasion of; at; in; before; prior to
On the occasion of my study abroad, my father told me about his own experience.
必ずしも, かならずしも
not necessarily
Big men are not necessarily strong men
に加えて, にくわえて
in addition to
Well, in addition to that, he also paid for the food.
を中心に, をちゅうしんに
center on, in the middle of
the center of our discussion
leaving aside, aside from
Leaving that aside
に応えて, にこたえて
in response to
in response to consumer demand...
限り, かぎり
as far as, as long as, until, unless
as far as I know
as; in the capacity of
I'm using this room as a storeroom.
far from A, in fact B; not just; even
Far from being nice, she is in fact an ogre.
despite; though; although; in spite of
despite the rain lots of people came
about, as
(about) as normal as any other guy on the street.
Regardless of
Regardless of the cost - I must buy it.
Vm, despite while, although
while knowing that smoking is bad, I just keep doing it
条件形~ほど, ば~ほど
the more +V(+A), the more ...
the more you read, the less you know
and then, after that; Due to that
Then, what happened? /Due to a early frost, the apple harvest will be small this year.
to show
I was ashamed to show my face
As I thought; after all
As I thought, he didn't turn up.
余り, あまり
not much, too much
あまり面白くない => not very interesting / あまり遅い => too late
下さい, ください
Please give me,that
although, despite
although he's tall, he can't run fast
V, ought to, must
you must call your parents
It does not (necessarily) mean that ~; I don't mean that ~; It is not (true) that ~; It is not the case that ~
It doesn't necessarily mean he understood.
if .. is possible, then...
if i can go
not to mention; not only, but also;
He can't walk, let alone run
Vm, -ing
even knowing I need exercise, I don't
~程, ~ほど
the more... the more... as along with, to the extent
the colder it is, the more delicious sake can be made
~に沿って, ~にそって
go along with; in line with
to go along with the kids wishes...
can't avoid doing x
i can't not go [always double-neg]
一方, いっぽう
on the other hand, on the other side, one-way
It's one-way traffic only on this street.
得る, える
to get, to win, to be possible
I won it in a raffle.
に過ぎない, にすぎない
nothing more than
nothing more than a rumor
in place of; instead of
instead of milk, sweetener
に関して, にかんして
concerning; with regard to; about; on
with regard to taxes, most people think they are too high
but, only、just
thats all I can do
~こなす, こなす
have the knack to deal with something; completely
I dealt with it expertly
~?, like か
(What) is it, again?
次第, しだい
as soon as; depending on
As soon as i get to India, I will call you.
It is a child-like expression.
に等しい, にひとしい
equivalent to
coins are equivalent to cash
と言えば, といえば
speaking of ~
Speaking of rain, what is the weather like tomorrow?
only guys can work there
not just, but also
not just people, but also pets can go to the spa nowadays
to do it in advance OR to leave it in the current state expecting a later change
I left the window open
this, especially (emphasis),very
Welcome! Nice to see you!
たとえ, たとえ-ても
even if
even if you
just, for good, once and for all (keeps on same state)
he went to america for good.
As much as; As fast as; To the extent of.
Have as much as you want.
on the contrary
on the contrary, the drink was bitter
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