JLPT N2 Grammar (no moto de)

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Noun + の下で

no moto de の下で のもとで jlpt n2 grammar meaning 文法 例文 japanese flashcards

Learn Japanese grammar: 【のもとで】(no moto de). Meaning: under; with ~.

The ending で particle may be removed or replaced with a に to become の下に (no moto ni).

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Example #1

nihongo o benkyou suru nara eigo ga hanaseru sensei no moto de benkyou shitai desu.
If I am going to study Japanese, I want to study under a teacher who can speak English.
Example #2

watashi wa chiisai toki ni sore o haha no moto de osowatta.
I was taught that by my mother at a young age.
Example #3

watashi wa itsumo ki to taiyou no moto de sugoshite imasu.
I am always spending time under the trees and sun.
Example #4

hou no moto de wa subete no hito wa byoudou da.
Under the law, all humans are equal.
Example #5

kono kisoku wa tokutei no joukyou no moto de wa tekiyou sarenai.
This rule doesn't apply under certain circumstances.
Example #6

kodomo tachi ga aozora no moto de genki ni asonde iru.
Children are energetically playing under the blue sky.
Example #7

kare wa yuumei na dezainaa no moto de, 3 nenkan benkyou shite kita sou da.
He has apparently been studying for three years under a famous designer.
Example #8

sensei no go shidou no moto, kenkyuu ronbun o kaite imasu.
I am writing my research thesis under the guidance of my teacher.
Example #9

jishin de oya o nakunatta kare wa, sofubo no moto de sodate rareta.
He lost his parents in the earthquake and was raised by his grandparents.

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