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だけに, 丈に
Expression, Conjunction, Usually in kana
1. given that ... it is only natural that ..., ... being the case, it is unavoidable that ..., (precisely) because ..., as might be expected (from ...)
when used with negatives
2. contrary to expectations ...
敵対勢力間の和平交渉再開だけに、関係は危うい。
だけあって
Expression, Conjunction, See 丈に・だけに・1, not used in negative contexts
... being the case, (precisely) because ..., as might be expected from ...
さすがに偉大な学者だけあって、彼はその問いに容易に答えた。
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