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English Translation of Sentence

Barry Taylor's name has been put forward for the post of chairman.
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Vocabulary list

noun
  1. long vowel mark (usually only used in katakana)
nakaguro
noun
  1. middle dot (typographical symbol used between parallel terms, names in katakana, etc.); full-stop mark at mid-character height; interpoint (interword separation)
nakapochi
noun
  1. middle dot (typographical symbol used between parallel terms, names in katakana, etc.); full-stop mark at mid-character height; interpoint (interword separation)
nakapotsu
nakapotsu
noun
  1. middle dot (typographical symbol used between parallel terms, names in katakana, etc.); full-stop mark at mid-character height; interpoint (interword separation)
i
noun
  1. 1st in a sequence denoted by the iroha system; 1st note in the diatonic scale (used in key names, etc.)
ra
noun
  1. la; 6th note in the tonic solfa representation of the diatonic scale
noun
  1. long vowel mark (usually only used in katakana)
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)
mei
counter
  1. counter for people (usu. seating, reservations and such)
  2. first name
  3. famous; great
  4. name
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
gichou
noun
  1. chairman; speaker (e.g. of assembly); president (e.g. of council, senate, etc.); moderator (e.g. of a newsgroup)
shiki
noun
  1. agency (government department between a ministry and a bureau under the ritsuryo system)
shoku
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. employment
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
suikyo
noun, suru verb
  1. recommendation
sareru
ichidan verb
  1. honorific or passive form of the verb "suru"
suru
suru verb (irregular)
  1. to do
  2. to cause to become; to make (into); to turn (into)
  3. to serve as; to act as; to work as
  4. to wear (clothes, a facial expression, etc.)
  5. to judge as being; to view as being; to think of as; to treat as; to use as
  6. to decide on; to choose
  7. to be sensed (of a smell, noise, etc.)
  8. to be (in a state, condition, etc.)
  9. to be worth; to cost
  10. to pass (of time); to elapse
  11. verbalizing suffix (applies to nouns noted in this dictionary with the part of speech "vs")
  12. creates a humble verb (after a noun prefixed with "o" or "go")
  13. to be just about to; to be just starting to; to try to; to attempt to
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)

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