N3 Grammar Course

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N3 Grammar Course

~こと

Usage 1:

Dictionary Form of Verb + こと
Negative Form of Verb + こと


Meaning of Usage 1:

Dictionary Form of Verb + こと   →  Please…
Negative Form of Verb + こと   →   Please don’t…

Examples of Usage 1:

ルールをまもること。
Please follow the rules.
 
ここに転車てんしゃめないこと。
Please don’t park your bike here.

Usage 2:

~だ + こと
~です + こと


Meaning of Usage 2:

to express that you are impressed or surprised at something.
It’s oral Japanese and only used by female.

Examples of Usage 2:

まあ、きれいな夕焼ゆうやけだこと。
Oh, what a beautiful sunset.
 
あら、てき洋服ようふくですこと。
Oh, what a nice dress.
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