【N2】かたわら(傍ら).. /katawara

かたわら(傍ら).. While doing A, (B) (A is the main action) .

 How to say “While doing A, (B). . .” in Japanese.

    • ・ Meaning :While doing A, (B) (A is the main action)
    • ・ JLPT Level: 2
    • ・ Category: grammar

You can use “かたわら(傍ら). ” when you want to say “While doing (A), (B). ..”.

The patterns is below:

Verb: (A)Dictionary Form + かたわら + (B)Action

(A)Noun + の + かたわら + (B)Action


<A のかたわら B >

A と B を一緒にしている。 A が主動作

 Examples of sentence

As well as studying Japanese language , I decided to study karate as a hobby.

Besides working at company, I study Japanese at home.

 He both works and does volunteering activities.

Keep up with your studies!

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