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Learn JLPT N1 Grammar: いずれにせよ (izure nise yo)

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Meaning: at any rate; anyway; in any case

Formation:

いずれにせよ/いずれにしろ/いずれにしても + phrase

Example sentences:

いずれにせよ、きみには援護など必要ない。
After all, you don’t really need help.
izure nise yo, kimi niwa engo nado hitsuyou nai.

 

いずれにせよ、わたしは試験のことを考えたくない。
In any case, I don’t want to think about the exam.
izure nise yo, watashi wa shiken no koto o kangaetakunai.

 

いずれにせよ、やつの関心は、配下を集めることだけじゃない。
In any case, gathering followers is only one thing he’s interested in.
izure nise yo, yatsu no kanshin wa, haika o atsumeru koto dake janai.

 

いずれにせよ、あなたは物がわかっているようね。
You seem to know what you’re doing, at any rate.
izure nise yo, anata wa mono ga wakatte iru you ne.

 

いずれにせよ時間がない。
There is little time, one way or another.
izure nise yo, jikan ga nai.

 

いずれにせよこのピストルは役に立つかもしれない。
In any case, this pistol might come in useful.
izure nise yo kono pisutoru wa yaku ni tatsu kamoshirenai.

 

いずれにせよこれ以上ここにいる意味はたぶん何もない。
At any rate, staying here any longer makes no sense.
izure ni seyo kore ijou koko ni iru imi wa tabun nani mo nai.

 

いずれにせよ、わが辛酸の時はもう終わりに近づいてきた。
In any case the time of my labours now draws to an end.
izure ni seyo, waga shinsan no toki wa mou owari ni chikazuite kita.

 

Learn JLPT N1 Grammar: いずれにせよ (izure nise yo)

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いずれにせよ、どちらも同じぐらい重要である。
They are equally important.
izure ni seyo, dochira mo onaji gurai juuyou de aru.


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いずれにしても、私の発言は、ほかの国からは結局のところ、表立った歓迎は受けなかった。
In any case, as it happened, my announcement did not receive much visible welcome from other countries.
izure ni shite mo, watashi no hatsugen wa, hoka no kuni kara wa kekkyoku no tokoro, omotedatta kangei wa ukenakatta.

 

しかしいずれにしても、断じてあいつの演出ではなかった!それどころか、これは全く不愉快な突発事であった。
But at any rate it was not staged by that guy! On the contrary it came as a very unpleasant surprise.
shikashi izure ni shite mo, danjite aitsu no enshutsu dewa nakatta. sore dokoroka, kore wa mattaku fuyukai na toppatsu koto de atta.

 

それでも彼を殺してはいけない。私は傷を負わなかったのだから。それにいずれにしろ、私はこのような凶悪な気分のままでいる彼を殺したくはない。
Do not kill him even now. For he has not hurt me. And in any case I do not wish him to be slain in this evil mood.
sore demo kare o koroshite wa ikenai. watashi wa kizu o owanakatta no dakara. sore ni izure ni shiro, watashi wa kono you na kyouaku na kibun no mama de iru kare o koroshitaku wa nai.

 

僕は過ぎし日々を、過ぎし暮らしそのものを思って戦っている。そうしたものは、今後どんな結果が出るにせよ、もはや常しえに失われてしまった。勝っても負けても、いずれにせよ失うものだ。
I am fighting for the old days, the old ways I love so much but which, I fear, are now gone forever, no matter how the die may fall. For, win or lose, we lose just the same.
boku wa sugishi hibi o, sugishi kurashi sono mono o omotte tatakatte iru. sou shita mono wa, kongo donna kekka ga deru ni seyo, mohaya tokoshie ni ushinawarete shimatta. katte mo makete mo, izure ni seyo ushinau mono da.

 

私が上院議員の時代からの知り合いで好印象を抱いていた人もいれば、新しく友人になる人もいた。いずれにせよ全員が我々の仕事の貴重なパートナーとなる人たちだった。
Some I already knew and liked from my time as Senator. Others would become new friends. But all of them would be our valuable partners in the work we hoped to do.
watashi ga jouin giin no jidai kara no shiriai de kouinshou o idaite ita hito mo ireba, atarashiku yuujin ni naru hito mo ita. izure ni seyo zen’in ga wareware no shigoto no kichou na paatonaa to naru hitotachi datta.

 

Similar grammar:

にしろ~にしろ (ni shiro~ni shiro): whether… or
にしろ/にせよ (ni shiro/ni seyo): though, even if
であれ~であれ (de are~de are): whether A or B
であれ/であろうと (de aru/de arou to): whoever/whatever/however


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