JLPT N4 Grammar (koro / goro)


around; about; when

How to use

Noun (time)ごろ (around; about)
Verb (casual)ころ (when)
Noun + の
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Learn Japanese grammar: 【 ころ / ごろ 】 (koro / goro). Meaning: around; about; when.

Both the kanji version and hiragana versions are frequently used.

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Example #1

yoru no hachiji goro, uchi ni kite moraeru ka?
Can you come by my place around eight p.m.?
Example #2

watashi wa kono koro totemo isogashii desu.
I am very busy these days.
Example #3

watashi wa wakai koro hajimete no hitori tabi o shimashita.
I traveled alone for the first time when I was young.
Example #4

ja, boku wa kujihan goro mukae ni kureba ii desu ne.
OK, I’ll pick you up round about nine thirty. Is that right?
Example #5

anata wa kodomo no koro, ijime ni atta koto wa aru.
Did you ever experience bullying when you were a child?
Example #6

yuushoku wa itsu goro ni nasaimasu ka.
Around what time will you be expecting dinner?
Example #7

sore wa watashi ga kodomo no koro ni utatta taihen furui uta datta.
It had been a very old song when I was young.
Example #8

watashitachi wa asa shichiji ni shukkin shimasu. sore kara zutto shigoto de, yoru juuji han goro ni mise o demasu.
We come in at 7 o’clock in the morning. We work right through, and we leave at about half past 10 at night.
Example #9

watashi wa kodomo no koro, gakkou e ikazu, ryoushin to issho ni zutto idou seikatsu o shite ita.
I didn’t go to school as a child and I traveled a lot with my parents.

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