Complete JLPT Grammar List

Japanese Grammar Database to Pass the JLPT

This is our complete JLPT grammar list for all of our Japanese grammar lessons from N5 to N1.

Each lesson is ranked according to appropriate JLPT grammar level and includes the meaning, translation notes, grammar structure, conjugations, example sentences, interactive aids and more.

You can also click on the level to see a list of grammar lessons for that level only.

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Japanese grammar list for all JLPT levels

#EnglishJapaneseGrammar MeaningLevel
201 masen ka would you; do you want to; shall we~ N5
202 mashou let's ~; shall we ~ N5
203 mashouka shall I ~; used to offer help to the listener N5
204 matawa both; or; otherwise​; choice between [A] or [B] N4
205 mattaku~nai not at all N2
206 metta ni~nai hardly, rarely, seldom N3
207 mitai da like, similar to, resembling N4
208 mitai na like, similar to N4
209 mitai ni like, similar to N4
210 mo as many as; as much as; up to; nearly N4
211 mo too; also; as well N5
212 mo kamawazu without caring; without worrying about N2
213 mo~ba~mo and; also; as well; either/or; neither/nor N3
214 mon because; indicates reason or excuse; indicates dissatisfaction N3
215 mono because; indicates reason or excuse; indicates dissatisfaction N3
216 mono da describe feeling; express memories; state fact N3
217 mono dakara so; therefore (explaining something unavoidable) N2
218 mono dewa nai shouldn’t do something; it’s impossible to do something N2
219 mono ga aru there is such a thing; feels like N2
220 mono ka / mon ka as if (something untrue were actually true); there's no way N2
221 mono nara if [A] is possible, then [B]; if one can do something. N2
222 mono to suru shall; to assume; understood as N1
223 mono toshite to assume; to suppose N1
224 mono wo although; but; even though; I wish that N1
225 monono but; although; even though N2
226 moshikashitara perhaps; maybe; perchance; by any chance N3
227 motto mo but then; although; though N2
228 mou already; anymore; again; other N5
229 mou sukoshi de almost; nearly, close to N2
230 muke intended for, aimed at N3
231 muki suitable for N3
232 mushiro rather; instead; better N2
233 na don’t ~ (order somebody to not do something) N4
234 na-adjectives na-adjectives N5
235 naa sentence ending particle; confirmation; admiration, etc N5
236 nado such as, things like N4
237 nagara while; during; as; simultaneously N4
238 nagara mo but; although; despite N3
239 nai dewa irarenai can’t help but feel; can’t help but do N2
240 nai koto niwa~nai unless you do something N2
241 nai koto wa nai can; is not impossible N3
242 nai made mo even if [A] is not done, then [B] N1
243 naide without doing~ ; To do [B] without doing [A] N5
244 naide kudasai please don't do N5
245 nakanaka quite~; pretty~; rather~; just not ~ N3
246 nakanaka~nai not easy to; struggling to; not able to~ N4
247 nakereba ikenai must do something; have to do something N4
248 nakereba naranai must do something; have to do something N4
249 naku temo ii don't have to N5
250 naku wa nai it’s not that; I may N2
251 nakucha must do; need to; gotta do N5
252 nakushite without N1
253 nakute sumu get by without doing… N2
254 nakute wa ikenai must do; need to do N5
255 nakute wa naranai must do; need to do N5
256 nami same level as; equal to; on par with​; each; row of N1
257 nanka; nante; nado like~ (usually used to list negative examples) N3
258 nao furthermore; in addition N2
259 nara if; in the case that ~ N4
260 nara dewa distinctive of~; special to~ N1
261 nari as soon as N1
262 nari ni / nari no In one's own way/style N1
263 nari tomo at least; even a little N1
264 nari~nari or N1
265 naru to become N5
266 naru beku as much as possible N3
267 nasai do this (soft/firm command) N4
268 nasaru to do (honorific) N4
269 nashi ni without N1
270 nazenara because N3
271 ndatte I hear that (using quote) N3
272 ndesu to explain something; show emphasis N5
273 ne isn't it? right? eh? N5
274 neba naranai have to do; must; should N2
275 ni destination particle; in; at; on; to N5
276 ni atatte at the time; on the occasion of N2
277 ni atte at; on; during; in the condition of​ N1
278 ni chigai nai I’m sure/ certain; no doubt that N3
279 ni hanshite against; contrary to; in contrast to N3
280 ni hoka naranai nothing but; none other than N2
281 ni iku go to do N5
282 ni iwasereba if you ask...; if one may say... N1
283 ni kagirazu not just; not only~ but also N2
284 ni kagiru is best; nothing is better than~ N2
285 ni kagitta koto de wa nai not limited to only~ N1
286 ni kagitte only; in particular N2
287 ni kakawarazu regardless of N2
288 ni kakawaru to relate to; to have to do with; relating to N2
289 ni kakete over (a period), through, concerning N3
290 ni kan suru / ni kan shite about; regarding; related to N3
291 ni kawari instead of N3
292 ni kawatte instead of; replacing; on behalf of N3
293 ni ki ga tsuku to notice; to realize N4
294 ni kimatte iru certainly; I’m sure/certain that; it must be the case that~ N2
295 ni kotaete in response to N2
296 ni kurabete compared to, in comparison to N3
297 ni kuwaete in addition to N2
298 ni mieru to look; to seem; to appear N4
299 ni motozuite based on; on the basis of N2
300 ni mukatte to face; to go towards; to head to N2

Total JLPT Japanese Grammar Lessons (595)

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