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程, ほど

  • hodo
JLPT LEVEL 4

Definition

adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • degree
  • extent
  • bounds
  • limit

Definition

particle

  • indicates approx. amount or maximum
  • upper limit

Examples of 程,ほど in a Sentence

「小川さんいつ来た」「10ほど
When did Mr Ogawa arrive? "Ten minutes ago."
スージーほど上手ピアノひけるよいのだが。
I wish I could play the piano as well as Susie.
If I may speak from my own experience, the more difficult the problem is the more essential that becomes.
I don't think people should make a mountain of a mole hill.
Does any other country fan the flames of patriotism as much as America?
We are not as happy or unhappy as we imagine ourselves to be.
This watch is less expensive than that one.
急げば急ぐほど遅くなる」は逆説である
More haste, less speed is a paradox.
Rows of houses, each of them different and pleasing with their spacious gardens, are replaced by purely functional blocks of flats which have nothing more to commend them than over-praised 'modern conveniences'.
I haven't had a square meal for a week.

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