〜にして [〜にして] (nishite)
Meaning: only; because of that
JLPT Level: 1
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a thing only a scholar could do
he is a scholar so he could do it
だからこそ due to/because of
because he is a great scholar he could do it
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|dc||#: can someone check please?|| |
|Miki||# The Japanese is weird. 留学生として日本に行った。 is better. That means this example does not fit to this entry.|| |
|Miki||# The Japanese looks ok. Usually the expression is used as written language. Simpler expression is これは、偉大な科学者であって初めてできることであろう。|| |
|Miki||# For your reference, this にして is different from the entry. || |
|masakitenchi||I saw a contrary example:|
It means "even if" here.
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