〜に [〜に] (ni)
Meaning: (location marker, time marker, direction marker)
Example: There's a dog in that car.
JLPT Level: 4
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| Notes: |
|Ni can mark time such as:|
At 3:00 pm, I studied French.
An object location marker:
In Tokyo, there is the Tokyo Tower.
I'm going to the store tomorrow.
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- he [dc]
- ni-2 (Note に use for object/time location vs. indirect object marker.) [Amatuka]
| Comments: |
|Amatuka||There are a few places where に can't be used.|
×友だちにのプレゼント [tomodachi ni no purezento] BAD
○友だちへのプレゼント [tomodachi he no purezento] GOOD
And some where only に can be used
事務所にパソコンがある [jimusho ni pasokon ga aru]
|arachanox||In the Notes section, the first sample talks about three hours, the time span, not three o'clock,|
三時間 is not 三時
And the second means
It's in Tokyo *at the Tokyo Tower.
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