[Common Mistakes] たびに cannot be attached to a word indicating number or amount.
Today I am going to share the homework correction quoted from my JLPT N3 course!
The student’s sentence is not correct. Can you find the mistake?
The Olympics are held every four years.
ごとに can be attached to a word indicating number or amount, it divides time or space into units.
But, たびに cannot indicate that, because たびに is used to subjectively see something that repeats.
There is a break every hour.
I have to go to the hospital every two months.
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