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When I was in elementary school I thought, from the bottom of my heart, that the teachers were great people and I was influenced by the teachers' attitudes and moral lessons, but middle school was just a business like any other.
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shougaku
noun
  1. elementary school; primary school; grade school
jibun
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. time; hour; season; time of the year
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
shinkara
kokorokara
adverb
  1. from the bottom of one's heart; heart and soul; by nature
sensei
noun
  1. teacher; master; doctor
  2. with names of teachers, etc. as an honorific
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.
erai
i adjective
  1. great; excellent; admirable; remarkable; distinguished; important; celebrated; famous; eminent
  2. awful; terrible
jin
suffix
  1. -ian (e.g. Italian, etc.) (attaches to name of country to denote nationality); -er (e.g. performer, etc.) (attaches to name of occupation)
  2. (usu. in compound words) man; person; people
nin
tari
ri
counter
  1. counter for people
  2. (usu. in compound words) person
hito
noun
  1. man; person
  2. human being; mankind; people
  3. character; personality
  4. man of talent; true man
  5. other people
  6. adult
dato
expression
  1. if it's the case
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
i
particle
  1. strengthens a question, assertion, etc.
takara
takara
takara
takara
takara
noun
  1. treasure
sensei
noun
  1. teacher; master; doctor
  2. with names of teachers, etc. as an honorific
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)
taido
noun, no adjective
  1. attitude; manner; behaviour
kyoukun
noun, suru verb
  1. lesson; precept; moral instruction
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
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
ugoku
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to move; to stir; to shift; to shake; to swing
  2. to operate; to run; to go; to work
  3. to be touched; to be influenced
  4. to change; to vary; to fluctuate; to waver
  5. certain; factual
  6. to be transferred
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
chuugaku
noun
  1. middle school; junior high school
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
hitotsu
numeric
  1. one
  2. for one thing (often used in itemized lists)
  3. (after a noun) only
  4. (with a verb in negative form) (not) even
  5. just (i.e. "just try it")
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)
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
sugiru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to pass through; to pass by; to go beyond
  2. to pass (i.e. of time); to elapse
  3. to have expired; to have ended; to be over
  4. to exceed; to surpass; to be above
  5. to be no more than ...
  6. (often used after adjective stems or the -masu stems of verbs) to be excessive; to be too much; to be too ...

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