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Just how tiresome was it to argue straight against the phrase "Don't blindly follow America's lead!"
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Vocabulary list

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)
shiriumaninoru
expression, godan verb
  1. to follow suit; to imitate or follow someone blindly
  2. to ride on someone's back; to ride someone's coattails; to take advantage, e.g. of another's popularity
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
toiu
expression
  1. said; called thus
serifu
noun
  1. speech; words; one's lines; remarks
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
shoumen
noun, no adjective, prefix
  1. front; frontage; facade; main
matomo
na adjective, noun
  1. the front
  2. honesty; uprightness; directness
  3. decency; normality
kara
particle
  1. from (e.g. time, place, numerical quantity); since
  2. from (originator)
  3. because
  4. out of (constituent, part)
  5. through (e.g. window, vestibule)
  6. after; since (following te-form verb)
hanron
noun, suru verb
  1. objection; refutation; rebuttal
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
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)
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
dorehodo
adverb, noun
  1. how much (long, far)
shindoi
i adjective
  1. tired; frazzled
  2. tiresome; worrisome; bothersome
koto
noun
  1. thing; matter; fact; circumstances; business; reason; experience
ko
prefix
  1. small; little; slight
  2. slightly less than; just about
  3. somewhat; somehow
  4. minor (sometimes derogatory); petty
toka
particle, conjunction
  1. among other things; such things as; or something like that

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