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kurai
suffix, particle

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English Meaning(s) for くらい

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

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Sample Sentences for くらい

She is as beautiful as her mother is.
How long will you stay here?
I would rather remain single than live an unhappy life with him.
How long does it take you to get here on foot from your home?
She is about my age.

Comments for くらい

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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 3 years ago
'gurai' is approximately/about of time or distance? if you mention it, it will give improvised meaning.
#1 Posted by rahul171 over 3 years ago


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