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ついでに
tsuideni
JLPT N2 Author: dc
Meaning
while doing A, I had a chance to do B, since doing A anyway, do B
while i was at my parents,
See also
Phrases
At the time I went back to my hometown, I also took the opportunity to go see my old school.
#319 Author: dc

I hate to ask you to do this, but since you are going out anyway, would you get rid of the garbage bag?
#1124 Author: bamboo4

Since I am going to go to Paris, anyway, I will also drop by London
#1163 Author: dc

While out at the department store, I also took the opportunity to see the exhibition being held there.
#6207 Author: rubyhatchet

You're going to the post office? If that's the case, while you're at it, won't you go buy me some stamps?
#6208 Author: rubyhatchet

I will go there and on the same occasion, I will return Mana-san's money.
#6978 Author: amenya

Go and take him home, and while you are about it mail this letter.
#8503 Author: karekano

He mentioned his latest work in passing.
#8504 Author: karekano

I`m going to send my letter on my way to the bank.
#8505 Author: karekano

He said, incidentally, that he had had no dinner.
#8506 Author: karekano

While on my way to work, I mailed a letter at the post office
#1006 Author: d4

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