Vocab Info

N1 Adverb

(かつ)

once, before, formerly, ever, former, ex-, never yet, never before, first time, still not happened

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    • Word Type

      Adverb

    • 単語の書類

      副詞

    Examples

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      (わたし)(かつ)()んでいた場所(ばしょ)(こい)しいです。

      I miss the place where I once lived. {once, before, formerly, ever, former, ex-, never yet, never before, first time, still not happened}

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      (かつ)ての(めい)選手(せんしゅ)も、(いま)普通(ふつう)のおじさんである。

      The former star player is now just an ordinary old man. {once, before, formerly, ever, former, ex-, never yet, never before, first time, still not happened}

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      かつて京都(きょうと)にいた(ころ)は、毎日(まいにち)寺院(じいん)参拝(さんぱい)していました。

      When I was once in Kyoto, I used to visit temples every day. {once, before, formerly, ever, former, ex-, never yet, never before, first time, still not happened}

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      オリンピックを目前(もくぜん)にして、(まち)(かつ)てない(にぎ)わいを()せています。

      With the Olympics just around the corner, the city is showing a bustle it has never before seen. {once, before, formerly, ever, former, ex-, never yet, never before, first time, still not happened}

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      日本(にほん)(かつ)鎖国(さこく)をしていたとあって、他国(たこく)よりも(うち)()きな国民(こくみん)(おお)い。

      Japan once practiced a policy of national seclusion, resulting in a population that is more inward-looking than other countries. {once, before, formerly, ever, former, ex-, never yet, never before, first time, still not happened}

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