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It will take him at least two years to be qualified for that post.
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kare
pronoun
  1. he; him
  2. his
  3. boyfriend
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
sono
pre-noun adjectival
  1. that (something or someone distant from the speaker, close to the listener; actions of the listener, or ideas expressed or understood by the listener); the
  2. um...; er...; uh...
chii
noun
  1. (social) position; status
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
tsuku
godan verb
  1. to ascend (the throne); to accede
  2. to take (seat, position, course, etc.); to assume
  3. to start (on a journey); to commence; to depart
  4. to study (under teacher); to be an apprentice
shikaku
noun
  1. qualifications; requirements; capabilities
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.
uru
suffix
  1. (after the -masu stem of a verb) to be able to ...; can ...
  2. to get; to acquire; to obtain; to procure; to earn; to win; to gain; to secure; to attain
eru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to get; to acquire; to obtain; to procure; to earn; to win; to gain; to secure; to attain
  2. (after the -masu stem of a verb) to be able to ..., can ...
noni
particle
  1. although; when; and yet; despite this; in spite of; even though; but even so; but even then; however; nevertheless; for all that; notwithstanding that
  2. while
  3. if only; I wish
  4. I tell you; you should do
  5. in order to
sukunakutomo
adverb
  1. at least
toshi
adverbial noun, noun
  1. year
  2. age
tose
counter
  1. counter for years (following a number in the hito-futa-mi counting system)
nen
noun
  1. year (e.g. AD)
  2. counter for years
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
kakaru
kakaru
kakaru
kakaru
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to take
  2. to hang
  3. to come into view; to arrive
  4. to come under (a contract, a tax)
  5. to start (engines, motors)
  6. to attend; to deal with; to handle
  7. to have started to; to be on the verge of
  8. to overlap (e.g. information in a manual); to cover
  9. to (come) at
  10. to be fastened
  11. to be covered (e.g. with dust, a table-cloth, etc.)
  12. to be caught in
  13. to get a call
  14. to depend on
darou
expression
  1. seems; I think; I guess; I wonder; I hope
  2. don't you agree?; I thought you'd say that!

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