Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary

Meaning of 以外

with the exception of; excepting

JLPT N4 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【いがい】(igai)

Meaning: with the exception of; excepting.

Type: Noun

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- Example Sentences

Each example sentence includes a Japanese furigana reading, the romaji reading, and the English translation.

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Example #1

かれはにほんごいがいはなせない。
kare wa nihongo igai hanasenai.
He cannot speak a language other than Japanese.
Example #2

わたしはかのじょいがいはみんなすきだ。
watashi wa kanojo igai wa minna suki da.
I like everyone aside from her.
Example #3

かのじょいがいだれもいない。
kanojo igai dare mo inai.
There's no one else but her.
Example #4

みずいがいなにもみえない。
mizu igai nanimo mienai.
I don't seen anything other than water.
Example #5

きみいがいみんないくだろう。
kimi igai minna iku darou.
Everyone will go excluding you.

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