We scarcely had time for lunch.
Chūshoku o toru jikan ga hotondo nakatta.
lunch; midday meal; food served at a tea party (tea ceremony)
indicates direct object of action; indicates subject of causative expression; indicates an area traversed; indicates time (period) over which action takes place; indicates point of departure or separation of action; indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.
indicates sentence subject (occasionally object); indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions); but; however; still; and
mostly; nearly; practically; well-nigh; almost invariably; all but; just about; almost
nonexistent; not being (there); unpossessed; unowned; not had; unique; indicates negation, inexperience, unnecessariness or impossibility; not ...; to not be...; to have not ...