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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

How deep is this lake?
How many times will you have to go to the dentist?
He is about forty.
How soon can I get to Tokyo?
How long is it since you came to Japan?

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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