TAKOBOTO

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ところに、ところへ、ところを
tokoroni, tokorohe, tokorowo
JLPT N2 Author: newt
Meaning
(Just) when
Just when I had decided to call her, she phoned me.
Phrases
I was having a cheeky cigarette and on that occasion, I was seen by my little sister
#3198 Author: newt, dc

An earthquake hit right when I was soundly asleep, and I jerked awake.
#6273 Author: rubyhatchet

Just when I had decided to give her a call, she phoned me.
#6274 Author: rubyhatchet

Just as the thief left the store, a policeman arrested him.
#6275 Author: rubyhatchet

Thank you very much for coming when you're so busy.
#6276 Author: rubyhatchet

I'm amazed that you came all the way out here when today is a holiday.
#6277 Author: rubyhatchet

「when」 I was about to sleep, my friend came over
#3196 Author: newt

You came at a good time. I was just cutting up a watermelon. Lets eat together.
#3197 Author: newt, dc

I was just about to leave the house when the phone rang. The appointment was cancelled.
#6946 Author: 赤毛

From the very moment I saw he became confused, I am certain that he knows the truth.
#6950 Author: 赤毛

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