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Learn JLPT N1 Grammar: のみか (nomika)

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Meaning: not only… but also

Formation:

Noun + のみか + Noun

Example sentences:

大災害により財産のみか肉親までも失った。
daisaigai ni yori zaisan nomika nikushin made mo ushinatta.
I lost not only my fortune but also my blood relatives because of the greate disaster.

彼女は日本語のみか、中国語もぺらぺらだ。
kanojo wa nihongo nomika, chuugokugo mo perapera da.
She’s fluent in not only Japanese but also Chinese.

Similar grammar:

上に (ue ni): besides, in addition to
だけでなく (dake de naku): not only… but also
のみならず (nominarazu): not only, as well
にとどまらず (ni todomarazu): not limited to
に限らず (ni kagirazu): not just

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