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suffix, particle

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English Meaning(s) for ぐらい

suffix, particle
  1. approximately; about; around; or so (also written as 位)
  2. to (about) the extent that; (almost) enough that; so ... that ...; at least
  3. as ... as ...; like

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Sample Sentences for ぐらい

How wide is this river?
I wish I were as smart as you are.
He is rich enough to buy a foreign-made car.
About three weeks.
How many times a week do you go shopping at a supermarket?

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I was just thinking about this yesterday.

How'd you say "about 5 years ago"?

I thought of using gurai, but it is actually 5年位前に (5ねんいまえに)。



#2 Posted by machigainai over 6 years ago
'gurai' is approximately/about of time or distance? if you mention it, it will give improvised meaning.
#1 Posted by rahul171 over 6 years ago

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