JLPT N4 Grammar (tara)

Meaning

if, after, when

How to use

Verb (た form)
Noun + だった
な-adjective + だった
い-adjective + かった
tara たら たら jlpt n4 grammar meaning 文法 例文 japanese flashcards

Learn Japanese grammar: (tara). Meaning: if, after, when.

This is a basic conditional, that can be combined with any noun, adjective or verb.

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Example #1

おかねがあったら、りょこうします。
okane ga attara, ryokou shimasu.
If I had money, I would go travel.
Example #2

ひとぐちたべたら、きっとすきになるよ
hitoguchi tabetara, kitto suki ni naru yo.
Taste one bite, and you will surely like it!
Example #3

じかんがなかったら、テレビをみません。
jikan ga nakattara, terebi o mimasen.
If I had no time, I wouldn't watch any TV.
Example #4

やすかったら、パソコンをかいたいです。
yasukattara, pasokon o kaitai desu.
If it's cheap, I'd like to buy a computer.
Example #5

ひまだったら、てつだってください。
hima dattara, tetsudatte kudasai.
If you're free, please help me out.
Example #6

いいてんきだったら、さんぽしませんか。
ii tenki dattara, sanpo shimasen ka?
If the weather is nice, would you like to go for a walk?
Example #7

10じになったら、でかけましょう。
10 ji ni nattara, dekake mashou.
Once it turns 10 o'clock, let's head out.
Example #8

おさけをのんだら、くるまをうんてんしません。
osake o nondara, kuruma o unten shimasen.
I don't drive my car if I am drinking alcohol.
Example #9

あまいものをたべたらむしばになる。
amai mono o tabetara mushiba ni naru.
If you eat sweet things you will get a cavity.

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