Definition of ところで

ところでtokorode

conjunction:

  • by the way; incidentally
  • even if; no matter (who, what, when, where, why, how) - after the plain past form of a verb

Example Sentences

ところでtokorode神社jinjawo知っていますshitteimasuka?」「軽くkaruku触れるfureru程度teidoにはniha信仰shinkou対象taishouとなったtonatta存在sonzaiいわゆるiwayuruところtokorono神格shinkakuwo祭るmatsuru礼拝reihai施設shisetsune
"By the way, do you know what a Shinto shrine is?" "I've a little bit of knowledge on the subject. It's a religious facility where that which is the object of worship, that called the genius loci, is enshrined."
ところでtokorode平河hirakawa代議士daigishihaこのkonokenniどのdonoていどteidoタッチTATCHIしているshiteirunでしょうかdeshouka
By the way, I wonder how much of a hand Hiragawa MP plays in this matter?
ところでtokorodekareha何処dokoni住んでいますsundeimasuka
By the way, where does he live?
ところでtokorode今日kyouno午後gogohaohimaですかdesuka
By the way, are you free this afternoon?
ところでtokorode午後gogoohimaですかdesuka
By the way, are you free this afternoon?

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