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When I was 17 or 18 years old, I started buying candy with my own money and I always bought marshmallows.
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Vocabulary list

juushichi
juunana
noun
  1. 17; seventeen
hachi
ya
numeric
  1. eight
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)
koro
goro
noun, adverbial noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. (approximate) time; around; about; toward
  2. suitable time (or condition)
  3. time of year; season
jibun
pronoun, no adjective
  1. myself; yourself; oneself; himself; herself
  2. I; me
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)
o
prefix
  1. small; narrow
  2. familiar prefix
  3. slightly; a bit
gwaa
suffix
  1. small; little; dear (figurative sense)
ko
prefix
  1. small; little; slight
  2. slightly less than; just about
  3. somewhat; somehow
  4. minor (sometimes derogatory); petty
sasa
saza
prefix
  1. small; little
shou
noun, noun, used as a prefix
  1. smallness; small item
  2. short month (i.e. having fewer than 31 days)
  3. elementary school
  4. younger or inferior (of two items or people with the same name)
  5. unit of field area (approx. 400 sq m)
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
kashi
noun, no adjective
  1. pastry; confectionery
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.
fu
noun
  1. cloth
  2. bujian (spade-shaped bronze coin of ancient China)
fu
noun
  1. (sheet) music; (musical) note; (musical) score
fu
noun
  1. instructor; tutor (to a prince)
fu
noun
  1. pawn (in chess or shogi)
fu
prefix
  1. un-; non-; negative prefix
fu
noun
  1. poem
  2. narrative (style of the Shi Jing)
  3. classical Chinese rhymed prose
fu
noun
  1. (metropolitan) prefecture (of Osaka and Kyoto)
  2. the centre or seat (of) (center)
  3. (government) office
fu
noun
  1. news of someone's death
fu
noun
  1. internal organ; viscera; gut
fu
noun
  1. married woman
  2. woman; lady
fu
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. area of thick growth (of trees, grass, etc.)
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
uni
uni
uni
noun, no adjective
  1. sea urchin; sea urchin eggs
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
tsute
tsute
noun
  1. intermediary; influence; good offices; connections; someone to trust; go-between; pull
boku
pronoun, no adjective
  1. I; me
  2. you (used addressing young children)
  3. manservant
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
shikirini
adverb
  1. frequently; repeatedly; often; incessantly; constantly
  2. strongly; eagerly
mashimaro
noun
  1. marshmallow
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.
tsuta
noun
  1. ivy (esp. Boston ivy, Parthenocissus tricuspidata)

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