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Learn JLPT N1 Grammar: とあって (to atte)

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Meaning: because of

Formation:

Verb-casual + とあって
Noun + とあって
いadj + とあって
なadj + とあって

Example sentences:

ヨンさまが日本にやってくるとあって、空港内で大勢のファンが待ち受けている。
yon sama ga nihon ni yatte kuru to atte, kuukounai de oozei no fan ga machiukete iru.
Since Bae Yong Joon is coming to Japan, many fans are waiting at the airport.

セールとあって、この店は大勢の客で混んでいる。
toshi ni ikkai no seeru to atte, kono mise wa oozei no kyaku de konde iru.
This store is packed with customers because of the sale.

久し振りの連休とあって、行楽地はどこも人でいっぱいだった。
hisashiburi no renkyuu to atte, kourakuchi wa doko mo hito de ippai datta.
Because of the first consecutive holidays in a long time, all tourist resorts were full of people.

人気俳優がくるとあって、このイベントのチケットはあっという間に売り切れた。
ninki haiyuu ga kuru to atte, kono ibento no chiketto wa atto iu ma ni urikireta.
Since a popular actor is coming to this event, the tickets were sold out in the blink of an eye.

月曜日の昼とあって、映画館はがら空きでした。
getsuyoubi no hiru to atte, eigakan wa garaaki deshita.
Since it was Monday at noon, the cinema was virtually empty.

十年ぶりに再会したとあって、二人は深夜まで話していた。
juunen buri ni saikai shita to atte, futari wa shin’ya made hanashite ita.
Since they had not seen each other in 10 years, the two of them talked until late at night.

決勝戦とあって、その試合の入場券はすぐに売り切れた。
kesshousen to atte, sono shiai no nyuujouken wa sugu ni urikireta.
Since it’s the finals game, the tickets for that match were sold out instantly.

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