JLPT N2 Grammar (ue wa)

Meaning

now that; since; as long as~

How to use

Verb (dictionary form)上は
Verb (た form)
ue wa 上は うえは jlpt n2 grammar meaning 文法 例文 japanese flashcards

Learn Japanese grammar: 【うえは】(ue wa). Meaning: now that; since; as long as~.


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Example #1

やくそくしたうえは、どんなことがあってもまもります。
yakusoku shita ue wa, donna koto ga atte mo mamorimasu.
Since I’ve made a promise, I will keep it no matter what happens.
Example #2

プロせんしゅになるときめたうえは、くるしくてもがんばらなければならない。
puro senshu ni naru to kimeta ue wa, kurushiku temo ganbaranakereba naranai.
Since you've decided to become a professional athlete, even if things get tough you have to always do your best.
Example #3

N2をじゅけんするうえは、こうとくてんでごうかくしたいです。
N2 o juken suru ue wa, koutokuten de goukaku shitai desu.
Since I will be taking the N2, I want to pass with a high score.
Example #4

かぞくをはなれてにほんではたらくうえは、じゅうぶんなかくごがひつようである。
kazoku o hanarete nihon de hataraku ue wa, juubun na kakugo ga hitsuyou de aru.
Since you will be moving away from your family to work in Japan, you will need to properly prepare yourself.
Example #5

かれはしごとをひきうけたうえはいつもぜんりょくをつくします。
kare wa shigoto o hikiuketa ue wa itsumo zenryoku o tsukushimasu.
He always does his best after taking a job.
Example #6

このプロジェクトはしっぱいした。こうなったうえはいいわけをしてもむだだ。
kono purojekuto wa shippai shita. kounatta ue wa iiwake o shitemo muda da.
This project failed. Since it's come to this, there is no point in making excuses.
Example #7

りゅうがくをけっしんしたうえは、しごとをがんばってりゅうがくのだいきんをちょきんすべきだ。
ryuugaku o kesshin shita ue wa, shigoto o ganbatte ryuugaku no daikin o chokin subeki da.
Since I've decided to study abroad, I need to work hard and save up money for the trip.
Example #8

たかいおかねをはらってりょこうするうえは、たくさんのばしょをかんこうして、そのとちのおいしいものをたべたいです。
takai okane o haratte ryokou suru ue wa, takusan no basho o kankou shite, sono tochi no oishii mono o tabetai desu.
Since I spend a lot of money for travelling, I want to sightsee at many places and eat delicious local foods.

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