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Mr Smith always begins his lectures with a joke.
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Vocabulary list

sensei
noun
  1. teacher; master; doctor
  2. with names of teachers, etc. as an honorific
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
itsumo
adverb, noun
  1. always; usually; every time
  2. never (with neg. verb)
joudan
noun, no adjective
  1. jest; joke
kara
particle
  1. from (e.g. time, place, numerical quantity); since
  2. from (originator)
  3. because
  4. out of (constituent, part)
  5. through (e.g. window, vestibule)
  6. after; since (following te-form verb)
kougi
noun, suru verb
  1. lecture
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.
hajimeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb, auxiliary verb
  1. to start; to begin; to commence; to initiate; to originate
  2. to open (e.g. a store); to start up; to establish (business. etc.)
  3. to start (doing something); to begin to ...

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