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And tonight, I think about all that she's seen throughout her century in America. The heartache and the hope, the struggle and the progress. The times we were told that we can't, and the people who pressed on with that American creed: Yes, we can.
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sarani
adverb, conjunction
  1. furthermore; again; after all; more and more; moreover; even more
watashi
pronoun, no adjective
  1. I; me
  2. private affairs; personal matter; secrecy
  3. selfishness
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
konban
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. tonight; this evening
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
ikiru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to live; to exist
toshi
adverbial noun, noun
  1. year
  2. age
tose
counter
  1. counter for years (following a number in the hito-futa-mi counting system)
nen
noun
  1. year (e.g. AD)
  2. counter for years
ijou
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. not less than; ... and more; ... and upwards
  2. beyond ... (e.g. one's means); further (e.g. nothing further to say); more than ... (e.g. cannot pay more than that)
  3. above-mentioned; foregoing
  4. since ...; seeing that ...
  5. this is all; that is the end; the end
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)
aida
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. space (between); gap; interval; distance
  2. time (between); pause; break
  3. span (temporal or spatial); stretch; period (while)
  4. relationship (between, among)
  5. members (within, among)
  6. due to; because of
kan
noun, suffix
  1. interval; period of time
  2. among; between; inter-
ma
noun
  1. space; room; time; pause
ni
noun
  1. load; baggage; cargo; freight; goods
  2. burden; responsibility
ni
noun
  1. red earth (i.e. containing cinnabar or minium); vermilion
ni
suffix
  1. takes after (his mother)
ni
numeric
  1. two (used in legal documents)
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
ni
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. bhikkhuni (fully ordained Buddhist nun)
ni
noun
  1. soil (esp. reddish soil)
niru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to boil; to cook
niru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to resemble; to be similar
noun
  1. long vowel mark (usually only used in katakana)
paa
noun
  1. par; common score for some activity (e.g. strokes for a hole in golf)
  2. paper (in rock-paper-scissors game)
  3. apiece; each
  4. price-earnings ratio
  5. percent
sanga
noun
  1. mountains and rivers; natural surroundings
sanga
noun, suru verb
  1. congratulatory palace visit
sanga
noun
  1. longevity celebration (on one's 40th, 50th, 60th, etc. birthday)
me
noun
  1. eye; eyeball
  2. eyesight; sight; vision
  3. look; stare; glance
  4. experience
  5. viewpoint
  6. stitch; texture; weave
  7. ordinal number suffix
  8. somewhat; -ish
moku
noun
  1. (biological) order
  2. item (of a budget revision, etc.)
  3. counter for go pieces; counter for surrounded positions (in go)
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
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
aritoarayuru
expression, pre-noun adjectival
  1. every single (piece of furniture); every possible (excuse)
dekigoto
noun
  1. incident; affair; happening; event
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.
omou
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to think; to consider; to believe
  2. to think (of doing); to plan (to do)
  3. to judge; to assess; to regard
  4. to imagine; to suppose; to dream
  5. to expect; to look forward to
  6. to feel; to desire; to want
  7. to recall; to remember
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)
kokoro
noun
  1. mind; heart; spirit
  2. the meaning of a phrase (riddle, etc.)
shin
noun
  1. heart; mind
  2. spirit; vitality; inner strength
  3. Chinese "Heart" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)
  4. friend
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.
yaburu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to tear; to violate; to defeat; to smash; to destroy; to break (e.g. password)
hodo
adverbial noun, noun
  1. degree; extent; bounds; limit
  2. indicates approx. amount or maximum; upper limit
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)
kanashimi
noun
  1. sadness; sorrow; grief
kanashimu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to be sad; to mourn for; to regret
soshite
conjunction
  1. and; and then; thus; and now
kibou
noun, suru verb
  1. hope; wish; aspiration
konnan
na adjective, noun
  1. difficulty; distress
to
particle, conjunction
  1. if; when
  2. and
  3. with
  4. particle used for quoting (with speech, thoughts, etc.)
  5. promoted pawn (shogi)
soshite
conjunction
  1. and; and then; thus; and now
shinpo
noun, suru verb
  1. progress; development
sonna
pre-noun adjectival
  1. such (about the actions of the listener, or about ideas expressed or understood by the listener); like that; that sort of
koto
noun
  1. thing; matter; fact; circumstances; business; reason; experience
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
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
to
particle, conjunction
  1. if; when
  2. and
  3. with
  4. particle used for quoting (with speech, thoughts, etc.)
  5. promoted pawn (shogi)
gen
koto
noun
  1. word; remark; statement
ware
ware
ware
ware
pronoun, no adjective
  1. I; me
  2. oneself
  3. you
  4. prefix indicating familiarity or contempt
tsuduku
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to continue; to last; to go on
  2. to be unbroken
  3. to occur again and again
  4. to lead to; to connect to
tsudukeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to continue; to keep up; to keep on
koto
noun
  1. thing; matter; fact; circumstances; business; reason; experience
nimokakawarazu
nimokakawarazu
nimokakawarazu
nimokakawarazu
conjunction, expression
  1. in spite of; nevertheless
hitamuki
na adjective
  1. earnest; single-minded
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
zenshin
noun, suru verb
  1. advance; drive; progress
shitsudukeru
ichidan verb
  1. to continue to do; to persist in doing
hitotachi
noun
  1. people
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)
koto
noun
  1. thing; matter; fact; circumstances; business; reason; experience
ano
pre-noun adjectival
  1. that (someone or something distant from both speaker and listener, or situation unfamiliar to both speaker and listener)
ano
interjection
  1. say; well; errr ...
ikanimo
adverb, interjection
  1. indeed; really; phrase meaning agreement
teki
na adjective, suffix
  1. -like; typical
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
shinjou
noun, no adjective
  1. creed; belief; article of faith
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.
kakageru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to publish; to print; to carry (an article)
  2. to put up; to hang out; to hoist; to fly (a sail); to float (a flag); to tout
  3. to set forth (provision)
watashitachi
watakushitachi
pronoun, no adjective
  1. we; us
niha
particle
  1. for (in regard to); in order to
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
to
particle, conjunction
  1. if; when
  2. and
  3. with
  4. particle used for quoting (with speech, thoughts, etc.)
  5. promoted pawn (shogi)

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