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English Translation of Sentence

Recently, family ties are weakening.
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Vocabulary list

saikin
noun, no adjective, adverb
  1. recently; lately; these days; nowadays; right now
no adjective
  1. nearest; closest
kazoku
noun, no adjective
  1. family; members of a family
no
particle
  1. indicates possessive
  2. nominalizes verbs and adjectives
  3. substitutes for "ga" in subordinate phrases
  4. (at sentence-end, falling tone) indicates a confident conclusion
  5. (at sentence-end) indicates emotional emphasis
  6. (at sentence-end, rising tone) indicates question
kizuna
noun
  1. bonds (between people); (emotional) ties; relationship; connection; link
  2. tether; fetters
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
conjunction
  1. but; however; still; and
  2. regardless of; whether (or not)
yowamaru
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to abate; to weaken; to be emaciated; to be dejected; to be perplexed
iru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be (of animate objects); to exist
  2. to stay
ichidan verb, auxiliary verb
  1. to be ...-ing; to have been ...-ing

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