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Learn JLPT N2 Grammar: しかも (shikamo)

Learn Japanese Grammar JLPT N2 Flashcard

Meaning: moreover; furthermore; and yet; what’s more

Formation:

Phrase 1 + しかも + Phrase 2

Example sentences:

トモ子ちゃんだった。しかも珍しいことに、今度もたった一人だ。
tomoko chan datta. shikamo mezurashii koto ni, kondo mo tatta hitori da.
It was Tomoko and what was more, she was on her own again.


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この辞書は説明がわかりやすく、しかも詳しい。
kono jisho wa setsumei ga wakariyasuku, shikamo kuwashii.
This dictionary’s explanations are easy to understand and what’s more, they’re very detailed.

僕達はまた宿題が溜まってるってこと知らないのかい?しかも、まだ二週目だぜ。
bokutachi wa mata shukudai ga tamatteru tte koto shiranai no kai. shikamo, mada nishuume da ze.
Do you realize we are behind on homework again and it’s only the second week?

彼女は美人で、しかも親切だ。
kanojo wa bijin de, shikamo shinsetsu da.
She’s beautiful and what’s more, she’s kind.

あなたの恐れている事は、必ず起こるでしょう。しかも、おそらく、あなたの思っているより早く。
anata no osorete iru koto wa, kanarazu okoru deshou. shikamo, osoraku, anata no omotte iru yori hayaku.
I fear the thing you dread will indeed come to pass, and perhaps sooner than you think.


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