V+(으)ㄹ 뻔 했다 ~ Almost did V

The expression (으)ㄹ 뻔 했다 is added to a verb stem and used when V almost or nearly occured.

Examples
버스를 놓칠 뻔 했어요.
I almost missed the bus.

못 볼 뻔 했어요.
I almost didn’t see you.

행복해서 울 뻔 했어요.
I was so happy I almost cried.

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