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 sou mo nai very unlikely to N3
402 sou ni / sou na seems like; looks like N4
403 sou ni nai extremely unlikely to N3
404 sou suru to having done that; if that is done; if it is done in that way N2
405 sue ni as a conclusion of N2
406 sugiru too much N5
407 sunawachi in other words; namely N3
408 sura / de sura even (with emphasis) N1
409 ta bakari just finished; something just occurred N4
410 ta koto ga aru to have done something before N5
411 ta koto ni shite expresses a decision or news that does not reflect the truth N1
412 ta tokoro just finished doing, was just doing N4
413 ta tokoro de even if.. N1
414 ta totan as soon as; just as; expresses a feeling of unexpectedness or surprise after an event N3
415 tabi ni whenever; every time N3
416 tadoushi & jidoushi Transitive & Intransitive Verbs N4
417 taga saigo once [A] occurs, [B] happens N1
418 tagaru wants to do~ (third person) N4
419 tai want to do something N5
420 tame ni for; in order to; for the benefit of; because of; as a result of N3
421 tara if, after, when N4
422 tara dou why don't you N4
423 tara ii it would be nice if; should; I hope N3
424 tara ii desu ka what should I do?; speaker seeking instructions from listener N4
425 tara~tade whether or not N1
426 tari tomo (not) even; (not) any N1
427 tari~tari do such things as A and B N5
428 taru (those) who are; (that) which is; N1
429 tashika ni surely, certainly N3
430 tatoe~temo even if… is the case N3
431 tatoeba for example N3
432 tatte even if; even though; no matter how N3
433 te / de conjunctive particle; so; because of [A], [B]... N4
434 te ageru to do for; to do a favor N4
435 te aru is/has been done (resulting state) N5
436 te bakari wa irarenai can’t keep doing something N2
437 te demo even if I have to..; by all means N2
438 te goran (please) try to; (please) look N3
439 te hajimete not until; only after [x] did I N3
440 te hoshii I want you to; need you to~ N4
441 te iku to start; to continue; to go on N4
442 te irai since N2
443 te iru ongoing action or current state N5
444 te ita was doing something (past continuous) N4
445 te itadakemasen ka could you please N4
446 te kara after doing~ N5
447 te koso now that; since (something happened) N2
448 te kudasai please do N5
449 te kureru to do a favor; do something for someone N4
450 te kuru to do… and come back; to become; to continue; to start N4
451 te made even N1
452 te miru try doing N4
453 te moraitai to express desire/want for something N3
454 te morau to get somebody to do something N4
455 te naranai very; extremely N2
456 te oku to do something in advance N4
457 te shimau to do something by accident, to finish completely N4
458 te shou ga nai/te shikata ga nai can't help but~; very; extremely N2
459 te sumimasen I’m sorry for N4
460 te sumu sufficient by; no problem to; resolve by N3
461 te tamaranai can't help but do; dying to do; extremely N2
462 te touzen da natural; as a matter of course N2
463 te wa ikenai must not; may not; cannot N5
464 te yaru to do for; to do a favor (casual) N4
465 te yokatta I’m glad that.. N4
466 teiru tokoro in the process of doing N4
467 temae considering; before; in front of; one’s standpoint N1
468 temo even; even if; even though N4
469 temo hajimaranai it’s no use… N1
470 temo ii desu is OK to..; is alright to..; may I..? N5
471 temo kamawanai it doesn't matter if ~ N3
472 tewa / dewa if; since; indicate repeating action N1
473 tewa~tewa repetitive / consecutive action N1
474 to whenever [A] happens, [B] also happens N4
475 to and; with; as; connecting particle N5
476 to areba if; if it is the case that N1
477 to atte because of; due to the fact N1
478 to douji ni at the same time as; while; simultaneously N2
479 to ie domo even; even if N1
480 to ieba speaking of; when you talk of; when you say; if it were the case that… N3
481 to ii it would be nice if; should; I hope N3
482 to ii~to ii and; or; both; regarding N1
483 to ittemo although I say; although one might say N3
484 to ittemo ii you could say; one might say N4
485 to iu It is said; called thus N4
486 to iu ka or more precisely; or rather N1
487 to iu ka~to iu ka not sure whether [A] or [B] N1
488 to iu koto convert phrase into noun N4
489 to iu koto da I heard; It means that; It seems that N3
490 to iu koto wa that is to say; so that means; in other words N2
491 to iu mono during/over a period of time; since; after N1
492 to iu mono da something like~; something called~ N2
493 to iu nowa means; the meaning of … is; because; that is to say N3
494 to iu to speaking of; when you talk of; when you say.. N3
495 to iu tokoro da about; approximately N1
496 to iu wake da this means; this is why; it is the case that N1
497 to iu wake dewa nai it’s not that; it doesn’t mean that N1
498 to iu yori rather than N3
499 to iwarete iru it is said that... N4
500 to iwazu not only; both (without distinction) N1

Total JLPT Japanese Grammar Lessons (595)

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