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~ところ(だ) (所だ・処だ)
~tokoro (da)
JLPT N3 Author: Amatuka
Meaning
I am about to / I was about to
He arrived just as I was about to give up.
See also
Phrases
Right now, I'm just about to eat.
Author: agnestan

I'm just about to start cleaning up my room.
Author: agnestan

Thanks for telling me the food wasn't good, I was just about to eat it.
Author: agnestan

I almost forgot my homework.
Author: lenzras

The bus was about to start.
Author: dc

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