JLPT N1 Grammar (to iu)


all; every single ~ (no exceptions)

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Nounという(same) noun
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Learn Japanese grammar: (to iu). Meaning: all; every single ~ (no exceptions).

The same noun is used twice to express the meaning of “all ~” or “every single ~”.

This expression gives a very strong emphasis to “all” and does not allow any exceptions.

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Example #1

tsunami ni yotte ie to iu ie ga subete nagasarete shimatta.
The tsunami washed away all the houses (leaving none behind).
Example #2

taisetsu de toukyou ni iku no densha to iu densha ga chuushi sarete iru.
All trains heading towards Tokyo have been canceled due to heavy snow.
Example #3

ie ni hen na nioi ga komotta node, mado to iu mado o zenbu aketa.
I had a strange smell in my house, so I opened every single window.
Example #4

musuko no heya wa kabe to iu kabe ni kuruma no posutaa ga hatte aru.
The walls of my son's room are covered with car posters.
Example #5

chirashi o kono chiiki no ie to iu ie ni kubatte aruita.
I delivered flyers to every single house in this area.
Example #6

kyou to iu kyou wa, kono shigoto o yaritogenakereba naranai.
I must finish this work today!
Example #7

kanojo wa gakkou no kisoku o yoso ni tsume to iu tsume subete o makka ni nutte ita.
Despite the school rules, she painted all her nails in bright red.

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