直前, ちょくぜん

  • chokuzen
JLPT 2

Definition of 直前,ちょくぜん

adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi), noun (temporal) (jisoumeishi)

  • just before

Examples of 直前,ちょくぜん in a Sentence

試合直前にはいつもあがっています。
I always get nervous just before a match.
The reporter filed his story just before the paper went to press.
電話したとき、ボブは出かける直前だった
Bob was on the point of leaving when I rang him up.
戦争直前日本フランス同盟結びました。
Japan entered into an alliance with France just before the war.
That was probably just before Mai took the drastic step of leaving home.
直前になって
At the last minute.
The students never really get with it till just before the exam.
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