This lesson is the second of five lessons that focus on nominal phrases that deserve special attention.
As a noun, きかっけに means "trigger" or "prompt". In the speech modal きっかけに it means "take the opportunity to...".
What was it that triggered you to begin studying Japanese?
To raise opposition in taking advantage of the case.
Take the accident to bring the family back together.
This year, my primary goal is completely revamping the curriculum. Unfortunately, a vehicle emergency involving my one and only vehicle is jeopardizing my ability to focus on the site. I'm hoping to have the curriculum ready to be available in other mediums within the next three months, but my inability to commute to work would hault all work here.
Any help would be greatly appreciated.