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English Translation of Sentence

Once you go ahead and start, even the tiresome work of adding and subtracting figures is interesting in its way.
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Vocabulary list

suuji
noun
  1. numeral; figure; digit; numeric character
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.
tasu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to add (numbers)
  2. to add (something); to top up (with something)
  3. to take care of (e.g. one's business)
hiku
godan verb, intransitive verb, transitive verb
  1. to pull
  2. to draw (attention, etc.); to attract (interest, etc.)
  3. to draw back
  4. to draw (a card)
  5. to draw (plan, line, etc.)
  6. to catch (cold)
  7. to play (string instr.)
  8. to look up (e.g. dictionary); to consult
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to haul; to pull (vehicles)
  2. to subtract
  3. to ebb; to fade
  4. to descend (from); to inherit (a characteristic)
  5. to quote; to raise (as evidence)
  6. to lay (a cable); to draw (a cable)
toiu
expression
  1. said; called thus
mendoukusai
i adjective
  1. bother(some) to do; tiresome
shigoto
noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. work; job; business; occupation; employment; vocation; task
  2. work
mo
particle
  1. also; too; words of similar weight
  2. about (emphasizing an upper limit); as much as; even
adverb
  1. more; further; other; again
ittan
adverb
  1. once
  2. for a moment; temporarily
noun
  1. one morning
hajimeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb, auxiliary verb
  1. to start; to begin; to commence; to initiate; to originate
  2. to open (e.g. a store); to start up; to establish (business. etc.)
auxiliary verb
  1. to start (doing something); to begin to ...
shimau
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to finish; to close; to do something completely; to put away; to put an end to
sorehasorede
expression
  1. in that case; (might not be what was expected or hoped for but) if that's the case
soreha
adverb
  1. very; extremely
expression
  1. that is
sore
noun
  1. that (indicating an item or person near the listener, the action of the listener, or something on their mind); it
  2. that time; then
  3. there (indicating a place near the listener)
  4. you
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
sorede
conjunction
  1. and; thereupon; because of that
omoshirosa
noun
  1. interest; fun
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
particle, conjunction
  1. but; however; still; and
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
mono
noun
  1. thing; object
  2. the natural thing; a frequently done thing
  3. used to express emotional involvement
  4. used in giving a reason
yo
particle
  1. (at sentence end) indicates indicates certainty, emphasis, contempt, request, etc.
  2. (after a noun) used when calling out to someone
  3. (in mid-sentence) used to catch one's breath or get someone's attention
interjection
  1. yo!

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