JLPT N1 Grammar (nai tomo kagiranai)


not necessarily; I can't say that; maybe; might ~

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Verb (ない form)とも限らない
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Learn Japanese grammar: 【ないともかぎらない】(nai tomo kagiranai). Meaning: not necessarily; I can’t say that; maybe; might ~.

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Example #1

machigaenai tomo kagiranai node, mou ichido kakunin shita hou ga ii.
It's possible that there may be a mistake, so you should double check.
Example #2

nihon no densha ga ikura jikan ni seikaku da to itte mo, okurenai tomo kagirimasen yo.
No matter how punctual a Japanese train may be, it doesn't mean that it will never be late.
Example #3

kyou wa ame ga furanai tomo kagiranai, kasa o motte itta hou ga ii.
I can't say for sure that it won't rain today, so you had best bring an umbrella.
Example #4

shikkari kagi o kakenai to, dorobou ni hairarenai tomo kagiranai.
If you don’t lock the door properly, a thief might get in.
Example #5

renshuu de wa itsumo kanpeki datta to shite mo, shiken de wa shippai shinai tomo kagiranai.
Even if you practice flawlessly, that doesn't guarantee you won't fail the exam.
Example #6

itsu nani ga okoranai tomo kagiranai node, hoken ni wa chanto haitte okou.
There is a chance that something may happen at any time, so let's be sure to buy insurance.
Example #7

nanika toraburu ga atta toki wa sakkyuu ni joushi ni houkoku shinai to, atoato, daimondai ni naranai tomo kagiranai.
If you do not report any trouble to your boss immediately, there's no guarantee it won't turn into a big problem later.

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