Grammar Info
N1 Lesson 2: 10/17

からする
about, or more, over, starts at

Structure
Casual
Formal
Number + Counter + からする
Number + Counter + からする + Noun
Number + Counter + から + Noun
Number + Counter + からします
Number + Counter + からする + Noun
Number + Counter + から + Noun
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使用域 硬い
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  • [Used to emphasize that the speaker/writer considers the amount of something to be substantial]
  • [Nowadays this has almost been completely replaced by 以上]
  • [In general:
  • ・からする is used for price
  • ・からの is used for weight, height, length, size, distance, amount (including money), number of people and animals]
  • [In modern Japanese it is better to stick to 以上 and を超える]
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この辺(あた)りはとても高(たか)い家賃(やちん)は10万(まん)円(えん)からする
This neighborhood is awfully expensive. The rent is around 100,000 yen or more.
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500kmからの距離(きょり)を車(くるま)走(はし)るのは疲(つか)れる
Traveling 500 kilometers or more by car is tiring.
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スタジアムに10万(まん)人(にん)からの人(ひと)が集(あつ)まったそうだ。
I heard that over 100,000 people gathered at the stadium.
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