Definition of かのように

かのようにkanoyouni

expression / conjunction:

  • as if; as though - usu. after verb

Example Sentences

まるでmarudeそれsorega正しいtadashii英語eigono証左shousaかのようにkanoyouni
Just as if that was proof that that English was correct.
幽霊yuureiでもdemo見たmitaかのようにkanoyouni彼女kanojoha茫然とbouzento立っていたtatteita
She stood transfixed as if she had seen a ghost.
彼等kareraha何もnanimo起こらなかったokoranakattaかのようにkanoyouni食べtabe続けたtsuzuketa
They continued eating as if nothing had happened.
彼女kanojoha良家ryoukede育てられたsodateraretaかのようにkanoyouni振る舞うfurumau
She behaves as if she had been brought up in a good family.
彼女kanojohakareni向かってmukatteまるでmarudekarega子供kodomoであるdearuかのようにkanoyouni話すhanasu
She talks to him as if he were a child.

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