JLPT N1 Grammar (ikani mo)

Meaning

indeed; really; truly; just (like); very; extremely ~

How to use

いかにもsentence

Learn Japanese grammar: 【いかにも】(ikani mo). Meaning: indeed; really; truly; just (like); very; extremely ~.

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Example #1

かのじょはいかにもじょゆうです。
kanojo wa ikani mo joyuu desu.
She is indeed an actress.
Example #2

あたらしいれいぞうこはいろいろなきのうがついていかにもべんりそうだ。
atarashii reizouko wa iroirona kinou ga tsuite ikani mo benri sou da.
The new refrigerator comes with many functions and indeed looks very convenient.
Example #3

かれのしつもんのしかたは、いかにもほうどうきしゃらしかった。
kare no shitsumon no shikata wa, ikani mo houdou kisha rashikatta.
His way of asking questions was just like a news reporter.
Example #4

かれはいかにもせいねんらしくねっしんにしごとをする。
kare wa ikani mo seinen rashiku nesshin ni shigoto o suru
He devotes himself to his work with all the passion of youth.
Example #5

そのゲームはいかにもたのしそうだが、じつはとてもつまらないよ。
sono geemu wa ikani mo tanoshisou da ga, jitsu wa totemo tsumaranai yo.
The game indeed sounds fun, but it's actually very boring.
Example #6

このだいじのばあいにかれがけがをしたのはいかにもざんねんだ。
kono daiji no baai ni kare ga kega o shita no wa ikani mo zannen da.
It's a shame he was injured in this important situation.
Example #7

こんなかっこうをしているといかにもスポーツしてそうにみえるけど、ぜんぜんやってないんだよ。
kon'na kakkou o shiteiru to ikanimo supootsu shite sou ni mieru kedo, zenzen yattenai nda yo.
I look for all the world like an athlete in this outfit, but the truth is I don't do any sports at all.

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