Definition of かのように


expression / conjunction:

  • as if; as though - usu. after verb

Example Sentences

Just as if that was proof that that English was correct.
She stood transfixed as if she had seen a ghost.
They continued eating as if nothing had happened.
She behaves as if she had been brought up in a good family.
She talks to him as if he were a child.

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