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English Translation of Sentence

It is a shameful fact that, while there are lands where people suffer from hunger, within Japan there are many households and restaurants where much food is thrown away.
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Vocabulary list

kuufuku
na adjective, noun, no adjective
  1. hunger
de
particle
  1. indicates location of action; at; in
  2. indicates time of action
  3. indicates means of action; cause of effect; by
  4. and then; so
kurushimu
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to suffer; to groan; to be worried
chiiki
noun
  1. area; region
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
aru
godan verb (irregular), intransitive verb
  1. to be (usu. of inanimate objects); to exist; to live
  2. to have
  3. to be located
  4. to be equipped with
  5. to happen; to come about
toiunoni
expression
  1. even though; despite; when
toiu
expression
  1. said; called thus
to
particle, conjunction
  1. if; when
  2. and
  3. with
  4. particle used for quoting (with speech, thoughts, etc.)
  5. promoted pawn (shogi)
iu
godan verb
  1. to say
  2. to call (i.e. to give a name)
noni
particle
  1. although; when; and yet; despite this; in spite of; even though; but even so; but even then; however; nevertheless; for all that; notwithstanding that
  2. while
  3. if only; I wish
  4. I tell you; you should do
  5. in order to
nihonkokunai
noun
  1. Japanese domestic
nihon
noun
  1. Japan
kokunai
noun, no adjective
  1. internal; domestic
de
particle
  1. indicates location of action; at; in
  2. indicates time of action
  3. indicates means of action; cause of effect; by
  4. and then; so
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
ooku
adverb
  1. many; much; largely; abundantly; mostly
no
particle
  1. indicates possessive
  2. verb and adjective nominalizer (nominaliser)
  3. substituting for "ga" in subordinate phrases
  4. indicates a confident conclusion
  5. emotional emphasis (sentence end) (fem)
  6. indicates question (sentence end)
resutoran
noun
  1. restaurant (esp. Western-style)
ya
particle
  1. such things as (non-exhaustive list related to a specific time and place); and ... and
  2. (after the dictionary form of a verb) the minute (that) ...; no sooner than ...
  3. punctuational exclamation in haiku, renga, etc.
  4. plain copula
katei
noun, no adjective
  1. home; family; household
demo
conjunction, particle
  1. but; however; still; yet; although; even though
  2. even; even if
  3. or something
taryou
na adjective, noun, no adjective
  1. large quantity
no
particle
  1. indicates possessive
  2. verb and adjective nominalizer (nominaliser)
  3. substituting for "ga" in subordinate phrases
  4. indicates a confident conclusion
  5. emotional emphasis (sentence end) (fem)
  6. indicates question (sentence end)
tabemono
noun
  1. food
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
suteru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to throw away; to cast aside; to abandon; to resign; to break up with (someone)
iru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be (of animate objects); to exist
  2. to stay
  3. (after the -te form of a verb) verb indicating continuing action or state (i.e. to be ..ing, to have been ..ing)
toiunoha
expression
  1. means; is
  2. because (often with kara); that is to say
toiu
expression
  1. said; called thus
no
particle
  1. indicates possessive
  2. verb and adjective nominalizer (nominaliser)
  3. substituting for "ga" in subordinate phrases
  4. indicates a confident conclusion
  5. emotional emphasis (sentence end) (fem)
  6. indicates question (sentence end)
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
hazukashii
hazukashii
i adjective
  1. shy; ashamed; embarrassed
jijitsu
adverbial noun, noun
  1. fact; truth; reality

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