JLPT N2 Grammar (tokku ni)


long ago; already; a long time ago

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Learn Japanese grammar: (tokku ni). Meaning: long ago; already; a long time ago.

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Example #1

kare wa tokku ni kaeri mashita.
He came home a long while ago.
Example #2

mou tokku ni gakkou e dekaketeiru jikan janai no?
It's high time you left for school, isn't it?
Example #3

neru jikan wa tokku ni sugite iru yo.
It's way past your bedtime.
Example #4

sono okashi wa tokku ni shoumi kigen o sugite ita.
Those sweets are long past their expiration date.
Example #5

kodomo ga dekita kara, kare wa tabako o tokku ni yameta.
He quit smoking back when he had kids.
Example #6

sou shite inakattara, boku ưa tokku ni shinde ita yo.
If I had not done this, I would already be dead.
Example #7

tochuu de jitensha ga panku shite gakkou made hashitte itta ga beru wa tokku ni natte ita.
My bicycle tire punctured on the way to school and even though I ran, the bell had already rang.
Example #8

kimi wa majime ni renshuu shite itara, tokku ni puro ni natteta darou.
If you had been serious about practicing, you could have been become a professional a long time ago.

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