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English Translation of Sentence

That proposal may be a way to kill two birds with one stone, but we also have to be careful not to get greedy and spoil everything.
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Vocabulary list

sono
pre-noun adjectival
  1. that (something or someone distant from the speaker, close to the listener; actions of the listener, or ideas expressed or understood by the listener); the
  2. um...; er...; uh...
teian
noun, suru verb
  1. proposal; proposition; suggestion
issekinichou
expression
  1. killing two birds with one stone
wo
particle
  1. indicates direct object of action
  2. indicates subject of causative expression
  3. indicates an area traversed
  4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
  5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
  6. indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.
nerau
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to aim at
mono
noun
  1. thing; object
  2. the natural thing; a frequently done thing
  3. used to express emotional involvement
  4. used in giving a reason
darou
expression
  1. seems; I think; I guess; I wonder; I hope
  2. don't you agree?; I thought you'd say that!
kedo
conjunction, particle
  1. but; however; although
abu
amu
noun
  1. horsefly; gadfly
tora
noun
  1. tiger (Panthera tigris)
  2. drunk person
tora
noun
  1. third sign of Chinese zodiac (The Tiger, 3am-5am, east-northeast, January)
zu
noun
  1. head
  2. mind; brain; intellect
  3. top
  4. hair (on one's head)
  5. bangs; fringe
  6. top structural component of a kanji
zu
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. figure (e.g. Fig 1); drawing; picture; illustration
zu
noun
  1. imprisonment (for one to three years)
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
naru
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to become; to get; to grow; to be; to reach; to attain
  2. to result in; to prove to be
  3. to consist of; to be composed of
  4. to succeed; to be complete
  5. to change into; to be exchanged for
  6. to play a role
  7. to be promoted (shogi)
ii
ii
taru adjective, adverb taking the to particle
  1. having fun; rejoicing
kedo
conjunction, particle
  1. but; however; although
ne
particle
  1. (sentence end) indicates emphasis, agreement, request for confirmation, etc.; is it so
  2. hey; come on

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