Read the Kanji on this page with POPjisyo.com      






  XML RSS feed
  XML RSS feed
  XML RSS feed
  XML RSS feed
  XML RSS feed
 


Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License

 
<< tatokorode | tatsumoride >>

たとたん ([たとたん] )(tatotan)
    Meaning: See [とたん(に)] ~shitara
    Example:
    JLPT Level: 2
    Category: grammar
    Author: Fritz

  [ Edit This Grammar Entry ]

  Notes:  
As soon as something happened/happens (something else happens/happened) 
(brewski)
動ーた形 +とたん(に)
 
(FeedMeMore)

[ Add Note(s) ]
  Examples:  
Note: visit WWWJDIC to lookup any unknown words found in the example(s)...
Alternatively, view this page on Rikai.com

ex #6668   おもちゃを取り上げたとたん、子供は激しく泣き出した。 
Just when I took the toy from him, the child burst into a violent cry. .  
 [edit]  
(joannina)
ex #7156   窓を開けたとたんに小鳥が外へ逃げてしまった。 
The small bird has run away to the outside as soon as having opened the window.  
 [edit]  
(sureshnihon)
ex #8469   家に着いたとたん嵐になった。  
I had barely got home when the storm broke  
 [edit]  
(karekano)
ex #8470   帰宅したとたん雨が降り始めた。  
Even as I came home, it began to rain.  
 [edit]  
(karekano)
ex #8471   私が立ち去ったとたんにけんかが始まった。  
Hardly had I left before the fight started.  
 [edit]  
(karekano)

Help JGram by picking and editing examples!!
  See Also:  
    [ Add a See Also ]
      Comments:  
    Sorry...no Comments exist yet for this entry...

    Add Comment

    Due to some problems with spam comments, we have had to make the Add Comment feature available to members only. Please login or register.


    Add Entry to Your Study List
    Choose the priority of studying you want to assign to this item from the drop-down select list and then hit the save button. This will be used for sorting your personal study list. If you wish to delete an entry that's already in your list, just set the difficulty to '0'