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Learn JLPT N1 Grammar: を余儀なくされる (o yoginaku sareru)

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Meaning: to be forced to do something because one has no other choice

Formation:

Noun + を余儀なくされる/を余儀なくさせる

Example sentences:

道路拡張の工事のために、この周辺の人々は引越しを余儀なくされた。
douro kakuchou no kouji no tame ni, kono shuuhen no hitobito wa hikkoshi o yoginaku sareta.
Due to highway extension construction, the people in this area were forced to move.

あのサッカー選手はまだ若いが、度重なるけがにより引退を余儀なくされた。
ano sakkaa senshu wa mada wakai ga, tabikasanaru kega ni yori intai o yogi naku sareta.
That soccer player is still young but he was forced to retire because of his constant injuries.


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不正な取引が明らかになり、その取引に関わった会社役員は辞職を余儀なくされた。
fusei na torihiki ga akiraka ni nari, sono torihiki ni kakawatta kaisha yakuin wa jishoku o yogi naku sareta.
The executives who were involved in the fraud were forced to quit the company.

災害のため、多くの住民が避難所での生活を余儀なくされている。
saigai no tame, ooku no juumin ga hinanjo de no seikatsu o yogi naku sarete iru.
Many people have to live in shelters because of the disaster.

彼は病気で入院を余儀なくされた。
kare wa byouki de nyuuin o yogi naku sareta.
He had to stay in the hospital because of his illness.

台風によって交通機関が止まってしまい、旅行の中止を余儀なくされた。
taifuu ni yotte koutsuu kikan ga tomatte shimai, ryokou no chuushi o yogi naku sareta.
Public transportations stopped due to the typhoon so we had no choice but to cancel our trip.

すぐ治るけがだと言われたのに無理をしたため、手術を余儀なくされた。
sugu naoru kega da to iwareta noni muri o shita tame, shujutsu o yogi naku sareta.
I was told that the wound would heal quickly but I overdid myself so I was forced to have an operation.


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