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
801 yagate before long; soon; almost; eventually ~ N2
802 yara~yara such things as A and B; A and B and so on ~ N2
803 yare~yare pattern to give two representative examples (usually negative) N1
804 yasui easy to; likely to; prone to; have a tendency to ~ N4
805 yatto at last; finally; barely; narrowly ~ N4
806 yo you know; emphasis (ending particle) N5
807 yohodo / yoppodo very; greatly; much; to a large extent N2
808 yori than; rather than; more than ~ N4
809 yori from~ (a time, place, or person) N2
810 yori ~hou ga [A] is more than [B] N5
811 yori hoka nai to have no choice but ~ N2
812 yorimo in comparison to; rather than; more than ~ N3
813 yotei da plan to, intend to N4
814 you da appears; seems; looks as if ~ N4
815 you dewa if ~ (bad result) N2
816 you dewa nai ka let’s do (something); why don’t we ~ N2
817 you ga / you to even if; no matter how/what ~ N1
818 you ga nai there is no way to; it’s impossible to ~ N3
819 you ga~you ga / you to~you to no matter; whether; even if [A] or [B] N1
820 you ka~mai ka whether or not; considering options N2
821 you na ki ga suru have a feeling that; feels like; seems like; think that ~ N3
822 you ni in order to, so that ~ N3
823 you ni / you na like; as; similar to ~ N4
824 you ni mieru to look; to seem; to appear ~ N3
825 you ni naru to reach the point that; to come to be that; to turn into ~ N4
826 you ni suru to try to; to make sure that ~ N4
827 you ni yotte wa / you dewa depending on the way; depending on how; according to how ~ N1
828 you nimo~nai even if I wanted to… I couldn’t ~ N1
829 you suru ni in short; in a word; to sum up; to put it simply ~ N2
830 you to omou thinking of doing; planning to ~ N4
831 you to shinai not try to; not make an effort to ~ N3
832 you to suru try to; attempt to; be about to ~ N3
833 you to~mai to / you ga~mai ga whether or not; regardless N1
834 yue ni therefore; consequently​; because of; due to ~ N1
835 zaru o enai cannot help (doing); have no choice but to ~ N2
836 zehi by all means; certainly; definitely ~ N4
837 zenzen~nai (not) at all N4
838 zo / ze ending particle; adds force or indicates command N1
839 zu jimai ended up not doing ~ N1
840 zu ni sumu get by without doing ~ N2
841 zu niwa okanai / nai dewa okanai will definitely/certainly do something; cannot not ~ N1
842 zu niwa sumanai / nai dewa sumanai must; will definitely; can’t help but to ~ N1
843 zu tomo even without doing; even without being​ ~ N1
844 zukume completely; entirely; nothing but ~ N1
845 zuni without doing ~ N3
846 zuni wa irarenai can’t help but feel; can’t help but do; must do ~ N3
847 zurai difficult to do ~ N4
848 zutsu apiece; each; at a time N3

Total JLPT Japanese Grammar Lessons (848)

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