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JLPT N2
Edit  PurpleMoose
Meaning
of course, expected result
Of course it's cold. ; As you would expect...
〜(の)は当り前だ  〜(の)は当然の結果だ
Edit  PurpleMoose
Formation
Phrases
また、テロがあったそうだ。くうこうのてにもつけんさがげんじゅうなわけだ。
Looks like there was another case of terrorism. As you'd expect, the inspection of carry-on luggage at the airport is really strict.
Edit  #7709 PurpleMoose
「このへやさむいですね。」「さむいわけです。まどがひらいています。」
"This room's pretty cold, huh." "Of course it's cold. The window is open"
Edit  #7710 PurpleMoose
なみがたかいわけだ。たいふうがちかづいているんだった。
Of course the waves are high. I mean, there is a typhoon coming.
Edit  #7711 PurpleMoose
こどもが4にんもいるから、わたしはまいにちがんばってはたらいているわけです。
I've got four kids, so as you'd expect, I work really hard every day.
Edit  #7712 PurpleMoose
このみちのあたりはじゅうたいであって、まわりみちわけだ
Around of this road A congestion, detour of course
Edit  #8547 belajar
Discussion and comments
The speaker's conclusion obtained through deductive, logical judgement or calculation on the basis of what he has heard or read.

Formation

(i) {V / Adj} (i) inf わけ だ
  {話す・話した}わけ だ (I take it that s.o. talks / talked)
  {食べる・食べた} わけ だ (I take it that s.o. eats / ate)
  {高い・高かった}わけ だ (I take it that s.o. is expensive / was expensive)

(ii) Adj (na) stem {な・だった}わけ だ
  {静かな・静かだった}わけ だ (I take it that s.o. is / was quiet)

(iii) N {という・だった}わけ だ
{先生という・先生だった}わけ だ (I take it that s.o. is / was a teacher)
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