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~といい Grammar point with 評価 as an implication

Indeed, AといいBといい is typically used in the context of expressing the speaker's excitement or frustration. You should not use it to describe a fact in a matter-of-factly manner. So if I need to choose ...
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What are the differences in usage? - ~あげる and ~あがる?

After checking Compound Verb Lexicon, I can say the following. 上げる almost always follows another transitive verb, and the resulting verb is also transitive. One notable exception is こみ上げる, which is ...
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Any help with this phrase?

上手 is ordinarily a [形容動詞]{けいようどうし} or "na-adjective". It could be used as a noun on its own, but more commonly it's describing something else. Like with other 形容動詞, it takes な when ...
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What does ○○ていない + といけない mean?

といけない does not mean "have to" by itself. と is "then", and いけない is "no good", so the combined meaning of といけない is something like "then (it's going to be) bad". ...
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