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
501 o oshite / o oshikitte to overcome (opposition); to push past ~ N1
502 o sakai ni since ~ (indicates a large change before & after) N1
503 o towazu regardless of; irrespective of; no matter N2
504 o tsuujite / o tooshite through; via; throughout; by ~ N3
505 o yogi naku sareru to be forced to do something because one has no other choice N1
506 o yoso ni despite; without regards to ~ N1
507 o zentei toshite with the intention to; on the condition / assumption ~ N1
508 o~kudasai please do (honorific) N4
509 o~negau please do; could you please…; I ask of you to ~ N2
510 o~ni naru to do (honorific) N4
511 okage de thanks to; owing to; because of ~ N3
512 oki ni repeated at intervals, every ~ N4
513 omake ni to make matters worse; besides; what's more; in addition; on top of that​ N2
514 omoi o suru to think; to feel ~ N1
515 ori ni when; at the time; on the occasion ~ N1
516 osoraku perhaps; likely; probably; I dare say ~ N2
517 osore ga aru it is feared that; to be in danger of; to be liable to ~ N2
518 owaru to finish; to end~ N4
519 oyobi and; as well as ~ N2
520 oyoso about; roughly; generally; approximately; completely​ ~ N1
521 ppanashi leaving (something) on; leaving (something) still in use​ N3
522 ppoi seems like; somewhat; -ish; easily does; often does ~ N3
523 rareru potential form; ability or inability to do something N4
524 rashii it seems like; I heard; apparently ~ N4
525 roku ni~nai not well; not enough; improperly; insufficiently; unsatisfactorily​ ~ N2
526 sa ending particle; indicates assertion N1
527 sa -ness​ ; nominalizer for adjective N4
528 sae even; so much as; not even N3
529 sae~ba if only; as long as N3
530 sai ni when; at the time of; in the case of ~ N3
531 saichuu ni while; during; in the middle of ~ N3
532 saiwai na koto ni fortunately; luckily; thankfully ~ N2
533 sakki some time ago; just now N4
534 samo really (seem, appear, etc.); truly; as if ~ N1
535 samonaito otherwise; or else; if not ~ N1
536 sara ni furthermore; again; more and more ~ N3
537 saserareru causative-passive; to be made to do something N4
538 saseru causative form; to make/let somebody do something N4
539 sasete kudasai please let me do N4
540 sasuga as one would expect; as is to be expected; even ~ N4
541 sate conjunction: well; now; then ~ N3
542 sazo surely; certainly; no doubt; indeed​ ~ N1
543 sei de because of; due to; as a result of ~ N3
544 sei ka perhaps because ~ N2
545 seizei at the most; at best; to the utmost N3
546 sekkaku especially; (thank you for) troubling to, going to great pains for ~ N2
547 semete at least; at most ~ N2
548 shi and; and what’s more ~ (emphasis) N4
549 shibaraku for a moment; for a while; for the time being N3
550 shidai as soon as, dependent upon N2
551 shidai de depending on; so ~ N2
552 shidai ni gradually (progress into a state); in sequence; in order N2
553 shikamo moreover; furthermore; and yet; what’s more ~ N2
554 shikanai have no choice but ~ N3
555 shikashi but; however ~ N5
556 shimatsu da end up; in the end; as a result (negative) N1
557 soba kara as soon as; right after​ ~ N1
558 sobireru to miss a chance; to fail to do ~ N1
559 sokonau / sokoneru / sonjiru to do something wrong; by mistake; to miss a chance; to fail to ~ N1
560 sonna ni so much; so; like that N4
561 sono tame ni hence; for that reason; because of ~ N3
562 sono ue besides; in addition; furthermore ~ N2
563 sore demo but still; and yet; even so ~ N4
564 sore kara and; and then; after that; since then N5
565 sore na noni and yet; despite this; but even so ~ N2
566 sore nara if that’s the case; if so ~ N2
567 sore ni besides; in addition; also; moreover ~ N4
568 sore ni shitemo nevertheless; at any rate; even so; be that as it may ~ N2
569 soretomo or; or else ~ N3
570 soshite and; and then; thus; and now ~ N5
571 sou da [1] I heard that; it is said that~ N4
572 sou da [2] looks like; appears like; seeming ~ N4
573 sou ieba come to think of it; now that you mention it ~ N2
574 sou mo nai /sou ni nai very unlikely to; showing no signs of ~ N3
575 sou ni / sou na seems like; looks like ~ N4
576 sou suru to having done that; if that is done; if it is done in that way N2
577 sube ga nai there is no way / means; cannot do ~ N1
578 sude ni something has already been done/taken place; is already the case N3
579 sue ni finally; after; following; at the end/ conclusion of ~ N2
580 sugiru too much N5
581 sukoshi mo~nai not one bit; not even a little ~ N2
582 sukunaku tomo at least ~ N2
583 sunawachi in other words; namely ~ N3
584 sura / de sura even ~ (with emphasis) N1
585 suuryou + wa at least ~ N3
586 ta bakari just finished; something just occurred N4
587 ta hazumi ni / ta hyoushi ni the moment [A], unintentionally / inadvertently caused something to happen N1
588 ta koto ga aru to have done something before N5
589 ta koto ni suru / ta koto ni naru pretend to; see things as untrue; contrary to the truth ~ N1
590 ta mono da used to do; would often do N3
591 ta tokoro just finished doing, was just doing N4
592 ta tokoro de even if; no matter (who, what, when, where, why, how) N1
593 ta totan as soon as; just as ~ N3
594 ta tsumori wa nai have no intention to / didn't mean to ~ N1
595 tabi ni whenever; every time ~ N3
596 tada~nomi da all we can do is; can do nothing but; only ~ N1
597 tadachi ni at once; immediately; directly; in person; automatically ~ N2
598 tadoushi & jidoushi Transitive & Intransitive Verbs N4
599 tagaru wants to do~ (third person) N4
600 tai want to do something N5

Total JLPT Japanese Grammar Lessons (848)

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