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〜にして
nishite
JLPT N1 Author: dc
Meaning
only; because of that
Phrases
Only as a student did I go to Japan.
#6138 Author: Perches

At the age of ninety he still has surprising vigour.
#6139 Author: Miki

This is a skill that only a person with long-term training such as he can pull off.
#7814 Author: inakaluke

He worked hard to execute Nobel Prize level research. This was the something only a great scholar could achieve.
#5146 Author: dc

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