たら

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Japanese[edit]

Particle[edit]

たら (tara

  1. Follows a subordinate clause of condition; if; when.

Usage notes[edit]

Attaches to verbs and adjectives in the same way as (-ta).

This word is morphologically an inflectional suffix. In traditional Japanese grammar, it is treated as the kateikei of the auxiliary verb (-ta).

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