JLPT N1 Grammar (tokoro wo)


although/despite a certain time/situation

How to use

Noun + のところを
Verb (casual)
な-adjective + な

Learn Japanese grammar: (tokoro o). Meaning: used to say although / despite a certain time / situation.

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Example #1

oisogashii tokoro o o atsumari itadaki, arigatou gozaimasu.
Thank for for gathering despite this busy time.
Example #2

itsumo wa densha de kaisha ni iku tokoro o, kyou wa kuruma de itta.
Although I normally go to work by train, today I went by car.
Example #3

koutsuu jiko de inochi ga abunai tokoro o, sono isha ni tasukete moraimashita.
I was saved by a doctor when I was in a life threatening traffic accident.

Vocabulary List

集まるあつまるto gather
交通事故こうつうじこtraffic accident
命が危ないいのちがあぶないlife threatening

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