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English Translation of Sentence

After a long wait in line, she was told she should get a certified copy of her birth certificate as identification.
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Vocabulary list

retsu
noun
  1. queue; line; row; column; sequence; string; train
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
narabu
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to line up; to stand in a line
  2. to rival; to match; to equal
nagaiaida
noun (temporal)
  1. long interval
nagai
i adjective
  1. long (distance)
  2. long (time); lengthy
aida
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. space (between); gap; interval; distance
  2. time (between); pause; break
  3. span (temporal or spatial); stretch; period (while)
  4. relationship (between, among)
  5. members (within, among)
conjunction
  1. due to; because of
matsu
godan verb, transitive verb, intransitive verb
  1. to wait
  2. to await; to look forward to; to anticipate
  3. (usu. in negative form) to depend on; to need
nochi
noun, no adjective
  1. later; afterwards; since
  2. future
  3. after one's death
  4. descendant
mibun
noun
  1. social position; social status
shoumei
noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. proof; verification
toshite
expression
  1. as (i.e. in the role of); for (i.e. from the viewpoint of)
  2. apart from... (used to change the topic)
  3. (before a negative form) even (e.g. "not even a single person")
  4. (after a volitional form) thinking that...; trying to...
tosuru
expression, suru verb (irregular)
  1. (after volitional form of verb) to try to (verb); (after dictionary form) to (decide to) do
  2. to take as; to treat as
  3. to use for
  4. to suppose that (such) is the case; to assume
  5. to decide that; to think that
  6. to make into; to change into
  7. to feel (e.g. after sound symbolism or psychological experience word); to look; to feel like
  8. to intend; to have the intention
seishiki
na adjective, no adjective, noun
  1. due form; official; formality
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
shusshoushoumeisho
noun
  1. birth certificate
shusshou
noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. birth
shoumeisho
noun
  1. certificate (usually of proof of something); credentials
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
particle, conjunction
  1. but; however; still; and
hitsuyou
na adjective
  1. necessary; needed; essential; indispensable
noun
  1. necessity; need; requirement
dato
expression
  1. if it's the case
to
particle, conjunction
  1. if; when
  2. and
  3. with
  4. particle used for quoting (with speech, thoughts, etc.)
noun
  1. promoted pawn (shogi)
iu
iu
iu
godan verb
  1. to say
  2. to call (i.e. to give a name)

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