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The present perfect expresses the long span from past to present.
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genzaikanryou
noun
  1. present perfect tense
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
ka
prefix
  1. surplus- (attaches to start of Sino-Japanese words); excess-; over-
  2. per- (chemical with more of a certain element than found in other compounds of the same constituents)
kako
adverbial noun, noun
  1. the past; bygone days; the previous
  2. a past (i.e. a personal history one would prefer remained secret); one's past
  3. past (tense); preterit; preterite
  4. previous life
genzai
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. now; current; present; present time; as of
toiu
expression
  1. said; called thus
nagai
i adjective
  1. long (distance)
  2. long (time); lengthy
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.
hyougen
noun, suru verb
  1. expression; presentation
  2. representation; notation
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
mo
particle
  1. also; too; words of similar weight
  2. about (emphasizing an upper limit); as much as; even
  3. more; further; other; again
nodesu
expression
  1. the expectation is that ...; the reason is that ...; the fact is that ...; it is that ...

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