JLPT N2 Grammar (tokoro ni)

Meaning

at the time; just as I was~

How to use

Verb (た / ている / ていた)ところに
ところへ
ところを
Noun + の
Adjective
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Learn Japanese grammar: (tokoro ni). Meaning: at the time; just as I was~.


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Example #1

わたしはちょうどいえをでようとおもっているところに、こさめがふりはじめた。
watashi wa choudo ie o deyou to omotteiru tokoro ni, kosame ga furi hajimeta.
I was just about to leave home when a light rain started to fall.
Example #2

えきについたところにさいふをわすれたことにきづいた。
eki ni tsuita tokoro ni saifu o wasureta koto ni kiduita.
When I arrived at the station I realized I forgot my wallet.
Example #3

いえをでているところに、でんわがかかってきた。
ie o dete iru tokoro ni, denwa ga kakatte kita.
My phone rang just as I was leaving my house.
Example #4

じゅぎょうちゅうにいねむりしているところをせんせいにみつかってしまった。
jugyouchuu ni inemuri shite iru tokoro o sensei ni mitsukatte shimatta.
My teacher caught me sleeping in the middle of class.
Example #5

みちにまよってこまっていたところへ、けいさつがとおりかかった。
michi ni mayotte komatte ita tokoro e, keisatsu ga toori kakatta.
A policeman passed by just when I was getting lost.
Example #6

でんわしようとおもっていたところに、ちょうどそのあいてからでんわがかかってきた。
denwa shiyou to omotteita tokoro ni, choudo sono aite kara denwa ga kakatte kita.
Just when I was about to call him, he called me.
Example #7

ちちはしょくじちゅうのところに、しごとのでんわがきて、すぐにでかけた。
chichi wa shokujichuu no tokoro ni, shigoto no denwa ga kite, sugu ni dekaketa.
When my father was in the middle of his meal, he got a call from work and left right away.

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