TAKOBOTO

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目前
Readings
もくぜん
mokuzen
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
before one's very eyes, under one's nose, imminence, close at handdevant les yeuxräumliche unmittelbare Nähe, unmittelbare Zukunft

Kanji
ON: モク, ボクKUN: め, -め, ま-
eye, class, look, insight, experience, care, favor

ON: ゼンKUN: まえ, -まえ
in front, before

Example sentences
試験が目前に迫った。Parts: 試験 (しけん), 目前 (もくぜん), 迫る (せまる)The examination is near at hand.

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