JLPT N1 Grammar (kurai no mono da)

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kurai no mono da くらいのものだ jlpt n1 grammar meaning 文法 例文 japanese flashcards

Learn Japanese grammar: (kurai no mono da) & (gurai no mono da). Meaning: only (emphasis).

くらい (kurai) can be interchanged with ぐらい (gurai)

のもの can also be interchanged with なもの to become くらいなものだ (kurai na mono da) or ぐらいなものだ (gurai na mono da).

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Example #1

musuko ga denwa o yokosu no wa, okane ni komatta toki gurai no mono da.
My son only calls me when he needs money.
Example #2

sonna koto o suru no wa kimi kurai no mono da.
No one but you would do such a thing.
Example #3

shigoto ga isogashikute, yukkuri dekiru no wa shuumatsu gurai no mono da.
I'm busy with work and can only relax on weekends.
Example #4

ano gakkou wa seito ga yon gohyaku kurai no mono da.
The school has not more than four or five hundred students.
Example #5

kanojo ga shigoto o yamenai youni settoku dekiru no wa, kimi gurai no mono da.
You're the only one who can convince her to not quit her job.
Example #6

watashitachi ga kaeru ie wa, kore gurai no mono da.
The only house we can buy is one like this.
Example #7

kimi ga ukaru no wa, kono ranku no daigaku gurai no mono da.
You can only aim for the universities at this ranking / level.
Example #8

ano hito dekiru no wa gengo kurai no mono da.
Languages are almost the only things that he knows.

Vocabulary List

彼女かのじょshe; her
辞めるやめるto quit
説得せっとくto convince
買えるかえるto be able to buy
いえhouse; home
受かるうかるto pass examination
ランクらんくrank; level

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