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Grammar detail: 〜にしては vs 〜としては

〜にしては vs 〜としては
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にしては and としては are both useful ways of making comparisons, but the nuance is slightly different.
A にしては
means
considering that A is the case, then ...
.
あじ
ほう
しょしんしゃ
初心者
にしては
わる
なかった
For a beginner, the flavor was not bad.
ちゅうこしゃ
中古車
してこの
ねだん
値段
やや
たか

The price is kind of high for a used car.
A としては
means
in the capacity of A, then ...
.
わたし
として
いぞん
異存
ありません
There is no objection on my part.
かのじょ
彼女
こうどう
行動
わか
むすめ
として
いじょう
異常
です
Her behavior is abnormal for a young girl.
わたし
にんげんてき
人間的
かれ
いしゃ
医者
として
そんけい
尊敬
していない

I like him personally, but don't respect him as a doctor.
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See also:
  • 〜にしても - even if

Kanji used in this grammar

ミ   あじ taste   あじわう to taste   
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ホウ   かた way, direction   
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ショ   はつ    うい-    はじ beginning   -ぞ first doing of   
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シン   こころ heart   
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シャ   もの person, someone   
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アク   オ   わる bad   
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チュウ   ジュウ   なか middle   
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コ   ふる old   -ふる to grow old   
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シャ   くるま car   
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チ   ね    あたい price, value   
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ダン    grade, step, stairs   
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コウ   expensive; high   たか    たか expensive, tall, high   たかまる to be elevated   たかめる to promote, heighten   
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シ   わたくし    わたし I, myself   
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イ   こと different   
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ソン   ゾン    suppose   
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ヒ   かれ he   
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ジョ   ニョ   ニョウ   woman; female   おんな woman   め woman   
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コウ   ギョウ   アン   ゆ    い to go   おこな to take place   
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ドウ   うご to move, to stir   うごかす to shift, to move   
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ジャク   ニャク   わか young   もしくは or   
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むすめ daughter   
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ジョウ   つね usual, normal   とこ- endless, unchanging   
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ジン   ニン   ひと man   
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カン   ケン   あいだ interval, between   ま space, room   
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テキ   まと target   
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コウ   この    す to like   
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イ    doctor   
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ソン   たっと    とうと precious, dear, exalted   たっと    とうと to set a high value on, to esteem highly   
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ケイ   うやま to respect, revere   
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