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This gold watch is the apple of my eye. Mother gave it to me as a keep-sake in her later years.
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Vocabulary list

kono
pre-noun adjectival
  1. this (something or someone close to the speaker (including the speaker), or ideas expressed by the speaker)
kindokei
noun
  1. gold watch
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
watashi
pronoun, no adjective
  1. I; me
  2. private affairs; personal matter; secrecy
  3. selfishness
nitotte
expression
  1. to; for; concerning; as far as ... is concerned; regarding
hijouni
adverb
  1. very; extremely; exceedingly
taisetsu
na adjective, noun
  1. important; valuable; worthy of care
na
particle
  1. (sentence end, mainly masc.) indicates emotion or emphasis
  2. (used with masu stem verb) command
  3. (used with dictionary form verb) prohibition
mo
particle
  1. also; too; words of similar weight
  2. about (emphasizing an upper limit); as much as; even
  3. more; further; other; again
noda
expression
  1. the expectation is that ...; the reason is that ...; the fact is that ...; it is that ...
kaka
noun
  1. (in baby-talk) mother; mama
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
bannen
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. (one's) last years
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
katami
noun
  1. memento; souvenir
toshite
expression
  1. as (i.e. in the role of); for (i.e. from the viewpoint of)
  2. apart from... (used to change the topic)
  3. (before a negative form) even (e.g. "not even a single person")
  4. (after a volitional form) thinking that...; trying to...
watashi
pronoun, no adjective
  1. I; me
  2. private affairs; personal matter; secrecy
  3. selfishness
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
kureru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to give; to let one have; to do for one; to be given
monodakara
conjunction
  1. the reason for something

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