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Learn JLPT N1 Grammar: というわけだ (to iu wake da)

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Meaning: this means; this is why; it is the case that

Formation:

Phrase + というわけだ

Example sentences:

わたしのことがわかりはじめたというわけですね?
watashi no koto ga wakari hajimeta to iu wake desu ne.
You begin to comprehend me, do you?

その男は顔を見られないように隠していたというわけですね。
sono otoko wa kao o mirarenai you ni kakushite ita to iu wake desu ne.
Looked as though he wanted to conceal his face.


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トミーは容疑者というわけですね。
tomii wa yougisha to iu wake desu ne.
So Tommy is the suspect, is he?

何を信じるべきかわからないというわけだ。
nani o shinjiru beki ka wakaranai to iu wake da.
I don’t know quite what to believe.

彼が一度もおまえを疑わなかったと信じろというわけか?
kare ga ichido mo omae o utagawanakatta to shinjiro to iu wake ka.
We are supposed to believe he has never suspected you?

いいかえればあの男と結婚するというわけだね。
iikaesureba ano otoko to kekkon suru to iu wake da ne.
Or, in other words, you are determined to marry that man.

犯人は、男でもあれば、女でもありうるというわけですね?
hannin wa, otoko demo areba, onna demo ariuru to iu wake desu ne.
The murderer could just as well be a woman as a man?


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