Learn JLPT N2 Grammar: ことにはならない (koto niwa naranai)

Learn Japanese Grammar JLPT N2 Flashcard

Meaning: just because… doesn’t mean…


Phrase + ことにはならない

Example sentences:

kitainai shudan o tsukawanai kara to itte, tsukaenai to iu koto niwa naranai.
Just because someone doesn’t use dirty tricks doesn’t mean he can’t.


hon ya intaanetto no shiryou o utsushita dake de repooto o kaita koto niwa naranai.
Just because you copied text from the internet or books doesn’t mean that you’ve written a report.

dekiru kara to itte yaru beki da to iu koto niwa naranai.
Just because you can doesn’t mean you should.

taijuu ga hette mo taishibou ga fuete iru nara daietto ni seikou shita koto niwa naranai.
Just because you lost weight but gained body fat doesn’t mean you’ve had a successful diet.


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