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それで起きるほど

zuotengdazuo

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Hi. Please have a look at the circled part.
How should I understand the ほど there? It doesn’t seem that it is the same usage as in 試験ほど嫌なものはない。.
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ほど【程】 の解説
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2 ある事柄をあげることによって、動作や状態の程度を表す。…くらい。「二人は驚く程似ている」

3 打消しの意を表す語と呼応して、程度を比較する基準を表す。…くらい。「きのう程暑くはない」「彼程正直な人はいない」


試験ほど嫌なものはない。 is the definition #3, and the one in the book is #2.
 

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Thank you. So how can I translate or semantically connect the two clauses それで起きるほど and 五河琴里一三歳の眠りは浅くはない?
 

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Thank you again. So the opposite of the example could be phrased like 五河琴里一三歳の眠りはそれで起きるほど浅い。. Is it grammatically correct?
 

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Yes, that's perfectly correct. Incidentally, それで起きないほど、五河琴里一三歳の眠りは深い。 "Her sleep is as deep as she is not woken up by that." is for the same meaning as the original.
 

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Thank you again. By the way, is 五河琴里一三歳の眠りはそれで起きるほど浅くはない also grammatically correct? (the circled part can be inserted between 眠りは and 浅くはない in the original sentence?)
 
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