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もう少しで
Readings
もうすこしで
mousukoshide
Meanings
Expression
almost, nearly, close tofast, beinahe, knapp

Kanji
ON: ショウKUN: すく.ない, すこ.し
few, little

Example sentences
私はもう少しで優勝するところだった。Parts: (わたし), もう少しで (もうすこしで), 優勝 (ゆうしょう), (ところ)I was within an ace of winning.

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