Grammar Info
N2 Lesson 7: 15/21

に渡(わた)って
across, throughout, extends, over (a period of time or range)

Structure
Noun + にわたっ(1)
Noun + にわたる(2) + Noun

(1) にわた
(2) にわたった
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使用域 硬い
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  • [Used to express a range within which something took place. Used in formal writing and formal speech]
  • [Cannot be used if the span is not specified precisely (to morning, to evening, etc.)]
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明日(あした)は北海道(ほっかいどう)全域(ぜんいき)にわたって強(つよ)い雪(ゆき)降(ふ)るでしょう。
Tomorrow, heavy snow will fall all across Hokkaido.
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C1道路(どうろ)は雪(ゆき)により5キロにわたって通行(つうこう)できません。迂回(うかい)路(ろ)を使用(しよう)してください。
The C1 is impassable over a range of 5 kilometers due to snow. Please use the detour.
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市役所(しやくしょ)は午後(ごご)9時(じ)から翌(よく)午前(ごぜん)6時(じ)にわたり閉館(へいかん)します。
City Hall will be closed over a period that extends from 9 p.m until 6 a.m the next day.
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