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もう少しのところでもう少しの所で
Readings
もうすこしのところで
mousukoshinotokorode
Meanings
Expression
almost, nearly, close to

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

ON: ショウKUN: すく.ない, すこ.し
few, little

ON: ショKUN: ところ, -ところ, どころ, とこ
place

Example sentences
彼はもう少しの所でトップの部にはいるところだった。Parts: (かれ), もう少しの所で (もうすこしのところで), トップ, (ぶ), 入る (はいる), (ところ)He ranked close to the top.

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