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Just as water, gas, and electricity are brought into our houses from far off to satisfy our needs in response to a minimal effort, so we shall be supplied with visual or auditory images, which will appear and disappear at a simple movement of the hand, hardly more than a sign.
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Vocabulary list

sui
noun
  1. Wednesday
  2. shaved ice (served with flavored syrup)
  3. water (fifth of the five elements)
mizu
noun
  1. water (cold, fresh)
ya
particle
  1. such things as (non-exhaustive list related to a specific time and place); and ... and
  2. (after the dictionary form of a verb) the minute (that) ...; no sooner than ...
  3. punctuational exclamation in haiku, renga, etc.
  4. plain copula
denki
noun
  1. electricity
  2. (electric) light
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
hoshii
i adjective
  1. wanted; wished for; in need of; desired
  2. (after the -te form of a verb) I want (you) to
ji
suffix
  1. hour; o'clock
  2. (specified) time; when ...; during ...
toki
adverbial noun, noun
  1. time; hour
  2. occasion; moment
doki
noun, used as a suffix
  1. time for -; time of -; - time; (suitable) time to -
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
kantan
na adjective, noun
  1. simple
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
tenihairu
expression
  1. to obtain; to come into possession of; to get hold of; to get one's hands on
youni
expression
  1. in order to (e.g. meet goal); so that; take care (so as)
  2. hoping or wishing for something
eizou
noun, no adjective
  1. reflection; image; picture (e.g. on a television); shot; clip
ya
particle
  1. such things as (non-exhaustive list related to a specific time and place); and ... and
  2. (after the dictionary form of a verb) the minute (that) ...; no sooner than ...
  3. punctuational exclamation in haiku, renga, etc.
  4. plain copula
ongaku
noun
  1. music; musical movement
mo
particle
  1. also; too; words of similar weight
  2. about (emphasizing an upper limit); as much as; even
  3. more; further; other; again
te
noun
  1. hand; arm
  2. forepaw; foreleg
  3. handle
  4. hand; worker; help
  5. trouble; care; effort
  6. means; way; trick; move; technique; workmanship
  7. hand; handwriting
  8. kind; type; sort
  9. one's hands; one's possession
  10. ability to cope
  11. hand (of cards)
  12. direction
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.
karui
karoi
i adjective
  1. light (i.e. not heavy); feeling light (i.e. offering little resistance, moving easily)
  2. light (i.e. of foot); nimble; agile
  3. non-serious; minor; unimportant; trivial
  4. slight; small; gentle; soft
  5. easy; simple
  6. indiscriminate
ugokasu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to move; to shift; to operate; to set in motion; to mobilize; to mobilise
  2. to inspire; to rouse; to move (e.g. feeling); to influence
  3. to deny; to change
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
tsukeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to turn on; to switch on; to light up
kesu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to erase; to delete; to cross out
  2. to turn off power
  3. to extinguish; to put out
  4. to bump off
shousuru
suru verb (special class), intransitive verb
  1. to disappear
  2. to cause to disappear; to get rid of
  3. (of time) to pass; to while away
dekiruyouninaru
expression
  1. (something) has become possible; (something) is now possible
darou
expression
  1. seems; I think; I guess; I wonder; I hope
  2. don't you agree?; I thought you'd say that!

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