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
601 towa indicates word or phrase being defined​ with emphasis/surprise N1
602 towa kagiranai not necessarily so; is not always true N3
603 towaie although; nonetheless; be that as it may N1
604 tsu~tsu two contrasting actions N1
605 tsui accidentally; unintentionally; by mistake N3
606 tsui ni finally ~; at last ~; in the end N3
607 tsuide ni while, incidentally, at the same time, on the way~ N3
608 tsumari in other words; in summary; in short~ N3
609 tsumori plan to ~; intend to ~ N5
610 tsumori datta I thought I~; I believe I~; was planning to~; was intending to~ N3
611 tsumori de with the intention of doing~ N3
612 tsutsu while; even though; despite~ N2
613 tsutsu aru to be doing; to be in the process of doing~ N2
614 tsuzukeru continue to; keen on~ N4
615 tte named; called~ N4
616 uchi ni while; before~ N3
617 ue de upon; after; when; for; in order to N3
618 ue ni as well; besides; in addition to; not only… but also~ N3
619 ue wa now that; since; as long as~ N2
620 ukemi kei passive form; passive voice N4
621 uto~uto/uga~uga whether/even if [A] or [B]. N1
622 wa feminine sentence ending particle N1
623 wa - topic marker topic marker N5
624 wa ~yori... desu [A] is more ~ than [B] N5
625 wa betsu toshite aside from; apart from; except for; whether or not~ N3
626 wa dou desu ka how about; how is N5
627 wa mochiron not to mention; not only; but also~ N3
628 wa moto yori also; let alone; from the beginning N2
629 wa tomokaku anyhow; anyway; regardless; in any case; whether or not~ N2
630 wa~de yuumei famous for~ N3
631 wa~ga... wa [A] but [B]; however; comparison N4
632 wake da for that reason; no wonder; as you’d expect; the fact is; so you mean~ N3
633 wake dewa nai it doesn’t mean that; it is not the case that; I don’t mean that; it is not true that~ N3
634 wake ga nai there is no way that~; it is impossible to~ N3
635 wake niwa ikanai must not; cannot afford to; must, have no choice but to~ N3
636 wari ni considering; comparatively; relatively; unexpectedly; unusually~ N3
637 wazato on purpose; intentionally~ N3
638 wazawaza to go to the trouble of; to go out of one's way to~ N3
639 wazuka ni slightly; only; barely; narrowly~ N2
640 wo kagiri ni starting from..; to the full extent of N1
641 wo motte 1) by means of; with. 2) at the time N1
642 ya and; or; connecting particle N5
643 ya ina ya as soon as; the moment~ N1
644 yagate before long; soon; almost; eventually~ N2
645 yara~yara such things as A and B; A and B and so on~ N2
646 yasui easy to; likely to; prone to; have a tendency to~ N4
647 yatto at last; finally; barely; narrowly~ N4
648 yo you know; emphasis (ending particle) N5
649 yohodo / yoppodo very; greatly; much; to a large extent N2
650 yori than; rather than; more than~ N4
651 yori from~ (a time, place, or person) N2
652 yori ~hou ga [A] is more than [B] N5
653 yori hoka nai to have no choice but~ N2
654 yorimo in comparison to; rather than~; more than~ N3
655 yotei da plan to, intend to N4
656 you da appears; seems; looks as if~ N4
657 you dewa if~ (bad result) N2
658 you dewa nai ka let’s do (something); why don’t we~ N2
659 you ga nai there is no way to; it’s impossible to~ N3
660 you ka~mai ka whether or not; considering options N2
661 you na ki ga suru have a feeling that; feels like; seems like; think that~ N3
662 you ni in order to, so that~ N3
663 you ni / you na like; as; similar to~ N4
664 you ni mieru to look; to seem; to appear~ N3
665 you ni naru to reach the point that; to come to be that; to turn into~ N4
666 you ni suru to try to; to make sure that~ N4
667 you suru ni in short; in a word; to sum up; to put it simply~ N2
668 you to omou thinking of doing; planning to~ N4
669 you to shinai not try to; not make an effort to~ N3
670 you to suru try to; attempt to; be about to~ N3
671 you to~mai to/you ga~mai ga whether or not; regardless N1
672 zaru o enai cannot help (doing); have no choice but to~ N2
673 zehi by all means; certainly; definitely~ N4
674 zenzen~nai (not) at all N4
675 zo / ze ending particle; adds force or indicates command N1
676 zu ni sumu get by without doing~ N2
677 zukume completely; entirely; nothing but N1
678 zuni without doing~ N3
679 zuni wa irarenai can’t help but feel; can’t help but do; must do~ N3
680 zurai difficult to do~ N4
681 zutsu apiece; each; at a time N3

Total JLPT Japanese Grammar Lessons (681)

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