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A diametrically opposed kinship pattern is to be observed among certain South Sea Island communities.
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Vocabulary list

shotou
noun
  1. archipelago; group of islands
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)
komyuniti
noun
  1. community
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)
nakaniha
adverb
  1. some (of them); among (them)
mattaku
adverb
  1. really; truly; entirely; completely; wholly; perfectly
  2. indeed
  3. good grief (expression of exasperation)
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)
seihantai
na adjective, noun
  1. bipolar; polar; polarity; exactly opposite
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)
ketsuenkankei
noun, no adjective
  1. blood relationship; blood relations; being genetically related
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
miru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to see; to look; to watch; to view; to observe
  2. to look over; to look on; to assess; to examine; to judge
  3. to look after; to keep an eye on; to take care of
  4. to view (e.g. flowers, movie)
  5. (usu. after the -te form of a verb) to try
sassu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to guess; to sense; to presume; to judge
  2. to sympathize with; to sympathise with
sassuru
suru verb (special class), transitive verb
  1. to guess; to sense; to presume; to judge
  2. to sympathize with; to sympathise with
dearu
godan verb (irregular)
  1. to be (formal, literary)
dearou
auxiliary
  1. will; probably; may; I think; surely; I hope; I fear; it seems

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