【Grammar-vol.65】How to use “ところ” in Japanese.

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(long time no see)

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今日から、また毎日、日本語の勉強頑張りましょう!!☆*:.。. o(≧▽≦)o .。.:*☆

Today’s lesson is how to use ”ところ” ( ・∇・)
There are some ways of using that grammar so let’s check one by one!!

見てみよう!(*゚∀゚*)

Today's Topic
How to use ところ in Japanese.

●Verb(present) + ところ.

This expresses the point just before a verb happens.

Example.1
これからお昼ご飯を食べるところです。(*゚∀゚*)
I am about to have lunch from now.

*お昼ご飯(おひるごはん):lunch

Example.2
今から仕事に行くところです。( ・∇・)
I am about to go to work now.

●Verb(past) + ところ
This expresses that a verb has just ended.

Example.1
今、宿題が終わったところ!( ^ω^ )
I have just finished my homework now.

*宿題(しゅくだい):homework
Good boy!!B)
Let’s study Japanese everyday!!(*゚∀゚*)

Example.2
今食べ終わったところです。
I have just finished eating now.

●Verb(present continuous) + ところ
This expresses that a verb has just ended.

Example.1
今、勉強をしているところですo(`ω´ )o
I am just studying now.

That is good!! Keep gong B) haha

Example.2
今勉強しているところだから、邪魔しないで!( *`ω´)
I am just studying now so don’t disturb me!

*邪魔する(じゃまする)
disturb

Okay!!!!o(`ω´ )o
This time we studied three types of using ところ!!
These are pretty important so let’s remember and keep using them!!( ´∀`)

You can post on tweeter using that form too!! hehe

Now, it is quiz time!!o(`ω´ )o
Let’s challenge!!
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Grammar-vol.65 How to use "ところ" in Japanese.