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Even if たとえ ~ても

Sometimes you need to sound poetic. This construction fits perfectly into that mood.

Construction: VERBS
arrow たとえ +
arrow Take the て form of a verb
arrow Add ても

たとえ世界が終わっても・・・
tatoe sekai ga owattemo
Even if
the world ends
...

たとえ失敗してもまた頑張りましょう。
tatoe shippai shitemo mata ganbarimashou..
Even if
we fail, let's keep at it.

Make the negative form of the verb with ても:

たとえ二度と会えなくても忘れません。
tatoe nido to aenaku temo wasuremasen.
Even if
we shall never meet again, I won't forget.

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