JLPT N3 Grammar (tatoe~temo)

How to use

たとえVerb (て form) + も
Noun + でも
な-adjective + でも
い-adjective + くても
tatoe~temo たとえ~ても jlpt n3 grammar meaning 文法 例文 japanese flashcards

Learn Japanese grammar: (tatoe~temo). Meaning: even if… is the case.


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Example #1

たとえかれはいそがしくてもくるよ。
tatoe kare wa isogashikutemo kuru yo.
Even if he is busy, he will come.
Example #2

たとえあしたあめがふってもわたしはでかけるつもりです。
tatoe ashita ame ga futtemo watashi wa dekakeru tsumori desu.
Even if it rains, I plan to go out tomorrow.
Example #3

たとえきみがなにをいってもわたしのきもちはかわらない。
tatoe kimi ga nani o ittemo watashi no kimochi wa kawaranai.
No matter what you say, my feelings won't change.
Example #4

わたしはおやにたとえはんたいされてもりゅうがくしたいです。
watashi wa oya ni tatoe hantai sare temo ryuugaku shitai desu.
Even if my parents are against it, I want to study abroad.
Example #5

たとえげんきじゃなくても、かぞくへのてがみにはげんきだとかきます。
tatoe genki janakute mo, kazoku e no tegami ni wa genki da to kakimasu.
Even if I’m not well, I will write that I’m well in a letter to my family.
Example #6

たとえりょうしんにはんたいされても、かれとけっこんします。
tatoe ryoushin ni hantai sarete mo, kare to kekkon shimasu.
I will marry him, even if my parents are opposed to it.
Example #7

たとえきゅうりょうがたかくてもあんなしごとはしたくない。
tatoe kyuuryou ga takakute mo anna shigoto wa shitakunai.
Even if the salary were high, I wouldn't want to do that kind of job.
Example #8

たとえしごとがつまらなくてもあまりもんくをいわないほうがいい。
tatoe shigoto ga tsumaranakute mo amari monku o iwanai hou ga ii.
Even if your job is boring, you shouldn’t complain about it too much.

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