JLPT N1 Grammar (to ittara nai)


extremely; very; nothing more ... than this; as ... as it could possibly be

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Verb (dictionary)(とい)ったらない
い-Adjective + い
to ittara nai といったらない jlpt n1 grammar meaning 文法 例文 japanese flashcards

Learn Japanese grammar: (to ittara nai). Meaning: extremely; very; nothing more … than this; as … as it could possibly be; beyond words.

Other forms include 「といったらありはしない」and「といったらありゃしない」.

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Example #1

kinou uchi no mise ga terebide shoukai sareta node, kyou wa isogashi ittara nai.
Our store was featured on TV yesterday, so I'm extremely busy today.
Example #2

kare no ryouri wa oishii to ittara nai. mainichi taberarete shiawase!
His cooking is so incredibly good! I'm very happy to be able to eat it every day.
Example #3

minna no mae de koronde, hazukashi ittara nakatta.
I fell in front of everyone. It was beyond embarrassing.
Example #4

kinou mita eiga wa, tsumaranai to ittara nakatta.
The movie I saw yesterday was boring beyond words.
Example #5

kono mae no tesuto no muzukashi sa to ittara nai yo. zenzen wakaranakatta.
This last test was extremely difficult. I didn't understand anything.
Example #6

seijin no hi ni kimono o kita kanojo no utsukushisa to ittara nakatta.
She looked so beautiful in her kimono on the Coming of Age Day.
Example #7

hajimete kodomo ga jibun no ashi de aruita toki no kangeki to ittara nakatta.
I was very impressed when the child walked on his own two feet for the first time.

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