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ばかりか [ばかりか] (bakarika)
    Meaning: not just, but also
    Example: not just people, but also pets can go to the spa nowadays
    JLPT Level: 2
    Category: grammar
    Author: dc

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「ばかりでなく」の硬い表現。そして、「程度が大きい」ということを強調する。
It's a stronger version of ばかりでなく and is a strong way to indicate the level is high.
 
(cteavin)

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ex #214   柔道は若者の健康によいばかりか、人格形成にもおおいに役立つ。 
Judo is not only good for young people's health but also very useful in forming their personalities.  
 [edit]  
(Amatuka)
ex #3240   気温ばかりか湿度高い。 
Not only the temperature, but the humidity is also high  
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(bamboo4)
ex #3241   この報告書は字が汚いばかりか間違いがたくさんある 
Not only is the writing terrible in this report, but it contains too many mistakes.  
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(Exrulez)
ex #3625   そればかりか、会社の直営店の商品は、たいていよその店より高価だったのです。  
And not only that, the goods in the company shop were usually more expensive than elsewhere.  
 [edit]  
(dbx)
ex #3626   ばかりか僕まで巻き添えを食らった。  
Not only you but also I was involved. [M]  
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(dbx)
ex #3627   柔道は若者の健康によいばかりか、人格形成にもおおいに役立つ。  
Judo is not only good for young people's health but also very useful in forming their personalities.  
 [edit]  
(dbx)
ex #3630   彼女は美しいばかりか、心もやさしく、しかも聡明である。  
Besides being beautiful, she is kind and intellectual.  
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(dbx)
ex #3631   彼女は美人であるばかりか気立てもいい。  
She is not only beautiful but also amiable.  
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(dbx)
ex #3632   目が覚めているときばかりか眠っているときにもそれが必要だ。  
We need it when asleep as well as when awake.  
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(dbx)
ex #3633   労働はただ単に必要なものであるばかりか、楽しみでもある。  
Labor is not merely a necessity but a pleasure.  
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(dbx)
ex #7213   彼はサッカー,ばかりでなく水泳もダンスも上手なんですよ. 
He's not just football, he knows swimming as well as dancing  
 [edit]  
(sureshnihon)
ex #7214   アンさんは頭がいい、ばかりでなく親切で心の優しいです。 
Mr.an is not just talent,simple as well as kind person.  
 [edit]  
(sureshnihon)
ex #8110   財布をなくしたばかりか怪我までしてしまった。 
I not only lost my wallet but also got injuried.  
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(karekano)

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LeslieIs ばかりか used exclusively with にも in this usage? 
ExrulezI was investigating the use on this bakari ka
it seems it has 2 meanings
1) A+B(AだけでなくBも)
2)A
 
Exrulez2) a is less than b, as in the level of importance?
A よりBの程度のほうが上
Applying this rule what would the sentence look like ?
 
MikiTo Leslie : I think that にも or も are not always followed when the latter one is shortened like the example below or ex3241.
彼は、よく食べるばかりか、すごくおしゃべりだ。
  すごくおしゃべりでもある。
ex# …間違いもたくさんある is also ok.
 
Miki雨ばかりか、雷まで鳴り出した。 
MikiTo Exrulez : 2) what about these? 
この料理は、独特な味だけれども、(何と言っても)まずい。
この報告書は、字が汚いけれど、(何と言っても)間違いがたくさんある。
 
bamboo4If you really want to use 何といっても:

この料理には、独特な味があるが、何といってもとにかくまずい。
この報告書は、字が汚いだけでなく、何と言ってもとにかく間違いだらけだ。
 
dcthis seems to be the same as  
Nick#
Put "。" at the end of the sentence.
Put "、" before "字が・・・" and "間違いが・・・."
この報告書は、字が汚いばかりか、間違いがたくさんある。

#
Put "、" before "それが・・・."
目が覚めているときばかりか眠っているときにも、それが必要だ。

The other examples are all well-written. Way to go, bamboo4.
 
karekanoEx # could be translate as: "Not only in soccer, but he is also good at swimming and dance"? Sorry for my poor English. 
komainuThe difference between ばかりか and だけでなくseems to be that ばかりか is not used in sentences expressing wish, desire, an order or command. So like 寿司ばかりか、肉も食べたい。 would be incorrect, as it expresses desire. 
komainuIn addition, ばかりでなく can be used to express a command or desire, while ばかりか is not. お菓子ばかりでなく、ご飯もちゃんと食べなさい。 
SeilannAccording to 完全マスター, this is used when both A and B are unusual? 

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