[Common Mistakes] If you want to say “later”, あとに, or あとで?
Today I am going to share the homework correction quoted from my JLPT N4 course!
The student’s sentence is not correct. Can you find the mistake?
I’m busy right now, so let’s talk later.
Since あとに is much more specific than あとで, we cannot drop the first statement completely.
If you want to say “later”, you should use あとで as a conjunction.
I’m full, I’ll have this cake later.
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