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The important point concerning the complementary distribution is to specify the environment where the individual sounds occur.
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Vocabulary list

bunpu
noun, suru verb
  1. distribution; dissemination; allocation
nikansuru
expression
  1. related to; in relation to
juuyou
na adjective, noun
  1. important; momentous; essential; principal; major
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
ten
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. spot; mark
  2. point; dot
  3. mark (e.g. in exam); score; points
counter
  1. counter for goods or items
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
koko
noun, no adjective
  1. individual; one by one; separate
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)
oto
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. sound; noise; report
  2. note (music)
  3. fame
  4. Chinese-derived character reading
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
particle, conjunction
  1. but; however; still; and
okoru
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to occur; to happen
kankyou
noun, no adjective
  1. environment; circumstance
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.
meikaku
na adjective
  1. clear; precise; definite; distinct
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
noberu
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to state; to express; to mention
koto
noun
  1. thing; matter; fact; circumstances; business; reason; experience
dearu
godan verb (irregular)
  1. to be (formal, literary)
aru
godan verb (irregular), intransitive verb
  1. to be (usu. of inanimate objects); to exist; to live
  2. to have
  3. to be located
  4. to be equipped with
  5. to happen; to come about

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