TAKOBOTO

Japanese dictionary & Nihongo learning tool. Use it online here or download an offline app
The Japanese grammar content is from jgram.org licensed CC BY-SA 2.0.

< back to grammar index
に先立って; に先立つ
nisakidatte; nisakidatsu
JLPT N2
Edit  dc
にさきだって; にさきだつ
Meaning
before; preceeding; prior to
Preceeding the showing, the performer will come onto the stage and greet everyone.
のまえに
Edit  dc
Phrases
Things that should be considered before setting up [Internet] filtering in order not to damage the relationship of trust between parent and child.
Edit  #1065 Amatuka
family comes before money
Edit  #1083 dc
Preceeding the general opening of the film, the leading actress's signing session was opened.
Edit  #1084 dc
Prior to the meeting, they had dinner.
Edit  #3386 dc
A sailor frequently has no time to get his sea legs after leaving port before a sea battle starts.
Edit  #3387 dc, Miki
The purpose of the meeting is to make a plan for a new product prior to the Product Development Meeting in January.
Edit  #4331 dc
Mr Smith was bereaved of his wife.
Edit  #4332 dc
Prior to the meeting, they had dinner.
Edit  #4333 dc
He was bereaved of his son.
Edit  #4334 dc
She has buried her only son.
Edit  #4335 dc
I have tried to compile the ideas that you proposed prior to the meeting, so that we can use them as the base for the discussion.
Edit  #4336 dc, Miki
Discussion and comments