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後, あと

  • ato
JLPT LEVEL 5

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • behind
  • rear

Definition

  • after
  • later

Definition

  • after one's death

Definition

  • remainder
  • the rest

Definition

  • descendant
  • successor
  • heir

Definition

  • past
  • previous

Definition

adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi)

  • more (i.e. five more minutes)

Examples of 後,あと in a Sentence

1週間に、その倒壊した
Down fell the house a week later.
まであと5
It is five minutes to nine.
あと2通手紙書かなくてはならない。
I have another two letters to write.
Mr. Fuji died, leaving 4 children behind him.
After rain comes fair weather.
した
I heard a noise behind me.
沈没してしまってのち、残骸が引き上げられた。
The wreckage of the ship was salvaged after it had gone to Davy Jones's locker.
カラオケ行かない?」「ごめんね。」
Wanna go karaoke? "Sorry, later."
3日また来てください。
Please come again in three days time.
If we continue like this, it's as clear as day that the Japan of five years on will be in decline.

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