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
401 ppoi seems like; somewhat~; -ish; easily does~; often does~ N3
402 rareru potential form; ability or inability to do something N4
403 rashii it seems like; I heard; apparently~ N4
404 roku ni~nai not well; not enough; improperly; insufficiently; unsatisfactorily​~ N2
405 sa -ness​ ; nominalizer for adjective N4
406 sae even; so much as; not even N3
407 sae~ba if only; as long as N3
408 sai ni when; at the time of; in the case of~ N3
409 saichuu ni while; during; in the middle of~ N3
410 saiwai na koto ni fortunately; luckily; thankfully~ N2
411 sakki some time ago; just now N4
412 sara ni furthermore; again; more and more~ N3
413 saserareru causative-passive; to be made to do something N4
414 saseru causative form; to make/let somebody do something N4
415 sasete kudasai please let me do N4
416 sasuga as one would expect; as is to be expected; even~ N4
417 sate conjunction: well; now; then~ N3
418 sei de because of; due to; as a result of~ N3
419 sei ka perhaps because~ N2
420 seizei at the most; at best; to the utmost N3
421 sekkaku especially; (thank you for) troubling to, going to great pains for~ N2
422 semete at least; at most~ N2
423 shi and; and what’s more; emphasis~ N4
424 shibaraku for a moment; for a while; for the time being N3
425 shidai as soon as, dependent upon N2
426 shidai de depending on; so~ N2
427 shidai ni gradually (progress into a state); in sequence; in order N2
428 shikamo moreover; furthermore; and yet; what’s more~ N2
429 shikanai have no choice but~ N3
430 shikashi but; however~ N5
431 soba kara as soon as N1
432 sonna ni so much; so; like that N4
433 sono tame ni hence; for that reason; because of~ N3
434 sono ue besides; in addition; furthermore~ N2
435 sore demo but still; and yet; even so~ N4
436 sore kara and; and then; after that; since then N5
437 sore na noni and yet; despite this; but even so~ N2
438 sore nara if that’s the case; if so~ N2
439 sore ni besides; in addition; also; moreover~ N4
440 sore ni shitemo nevertheless; at any rate; even so; be that as it may~ N2
441 soretomo or; or else~ N3
442 soshite and; and then; thus; and now~ N5
443 sou da [1] I heard that; it is said that~ N4
444 sou da [2] looks like; appears like; seeming~ N4
445 sou ieba come to think of it…; now that you mention it… N2
446 sou mo nai /sou ni nai very unlikely to~; showing no signs of~ N3
447 sou ni / sou na seems like; looks like~ N4
448 sou suru to having done that; if that is done; if it is done in that way N2
449 sude ni something has already been done/taken place; is already the case N3
450 sue ni finally; after; following; at the end/ conclusion of~ N2
451 sugiru too much N5
452 sukoshi mo~nai not one bit; not even a little~ N2
453 sukunaku tomo at least~ N2
454 sunawachi in other words; namely~ N3
455 sura / de sura even (with emphasis) N1
456 suuryou + wa at least~ N3
457 ta bakari just finished; something just occurred N4
458 ta koto ga aru to have done something before N5
459 ta koto ni shite expresses a decision or news that does not reflect the truth N1
460 ta mono da used to do; would often do N3
461 ta tokoro just finished doing, was just doing N4
462 ta tokoro de even if~ N1
463 ta totan as soon as; just as~ N3
464 tabi ni whenever; every time~ N3
465 tadachi ni at once; immediately; directly; in person; automatically~ N2
466 tadoushi & jidoushi Transitive & Intransitive Verbs N4
467 taga saigo once [A] occurs, [B] happens N1
468 tagaru wants to do~ (third person) N4
469 tai want to do something N5
470 tamae do~; order somebody to do something N2
471 tame ni for; in order to; for the benefit of; because of; as a result of~ N3
472 tara if; after; when~ N4
473 tara dou why don't you (used to give advice) N4
474 tara ii desu ka what should I do?; speaker seeking instructions from listener N4
475 tara~tade whether or not N1
476 tari tomo (not) even; (not) any N1
477 tari~tari do such things as A and B N5
478 taru (those) who are; (that) which is; N1
479 tashika ni surely, certainly~ N3
480 tate just done; freshly done; newly done N3
481 tatoe~temo even if… is the case N3
482 tatoeba for example; for instance~ N3
483 tatte even if; even though; no matter how~ N3
484 te / de conjunctive particle; so; because of [A], [B]... N4
485 te ageru to do for; to do a favor N4
486 te aru is/has been done (resulting state) N5
487 te bakari iru only; nothing but~ N3
488 te bakari wa irarenai can’t keep doing~ N2
489 te demo even if I have to; by all means~ N2
490 te goran (please) try to; (please) look N3
491 te hajimete not until; only after [x] did I N3
492 te hoshii I want you to; need you to~ N4
493 te iku to start; to continue; to go on N4
494 te irai since; henceforth~ N2
495 te iru ongoing action or current state N5
496 te ita was doing something (past continuous) N4
497 te itadakemasen ka could you please~ N4
498 te ite wa if one keeps doing~ N2
499 te kara after doing~ N5
500 te kara de nai to must first do; cannot do without first doing~ N3

Total JLPT Japanese Grammar Lessons (676)

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