Expressing To and From in Japanese: MADE and KARA (まで and から) 2017-08-21T21:36:57+00:00
Going To and From: MADE and KARA (まで and から)

Learn Japanese Grammar – MADE and KARA (まで and から)

から (kara) is similar to “from“.  まで (made) is similar to “until“, “(up) to“, or “as far as“.

まで (made) and から (kara) are often used in the same sentence.

    
 

きょうからあしたまでべんきょうします。
kyou kara ashita made benkyou shimasu.
I will study from today until tomorrow.

kyou kara ashita made benkyou shimasu  
  ここからきょうとまででんしゃでにじゅっぷんです
koko kara Kyoto made wa densha de nijuppun desu.
It is twenty minutes by train from here to Kyoto.

koko kara Kyoto made wa densha de nijuppun desu
 
    
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