Decoded Slug: ~に対して (〜ni taishite)

Japanese JLPT Grammar Point
~に対して (〜ni taishite)

~に対して (〜ni taishite)

Short explanation:

Expresses 'toward', 'against', 'in contrast to', or 'in response to'.


Noun + に対して


Nihon no bunka ni taishite sonkei no nen wo motteimasu.
I have a sense of respect towards Japanese culture.
Kare ni taishite burei na taido wo toranaide kudasai.
Please don't have a rude attitude towards him.
Sensei no shitsumon ni taishite, kanojo wa sugu ni kotaemashita.
In response to the teacher's question, she answered immediately.
Dansei ni taishite, josei wa onaji shigoto demo hikui kyuuryou wo moratteiru.
In contrast to men, women receive lower salaries for the same job.

Long explanation:

The ~に対して grammar point is used to indicate a direction or target, showing an action or attitude towards something or someone. It can also be used to show a contrast between two situations or to express 'in response to' an action or situation.

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