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もう少しで, もうすこしで

  • mōsukoshide

Definition

Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)

  • almost
  • nearly
  • close to

Examples of もう少しで,もうすこしで in a Sentence

もう少しで優勝するところだった
I was within an ace of winning.
Our dog was nearly run over by a car.
The scandal nearly wrecked her career.
He was almost asleep when he heard his name called.
もうすこしで眠るところだった
He was almost asleep.
もう少しで成功するところだった
He was within an ace of success.
もう少しでひかれそうになった。
He came near being run over by a car.
トモコはもう少しで泣き出すところだった
Tomoko almost started to cry.
もう少しでひかれるところだった
He came near to being run over.
もう少しで時間ぎれだからね」と先生は言った。
You are almost out of time, said the teacher.

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