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One of the reasons some workers hesitate to use their paid holidays is that they fear unfavorable reactions from their colleagues or superiors.
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Vocabulary list

juugyouin
noun
  1. employee; worker
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)
naka
noun
  1. inside; in
  2. among; within
  3. center (centre); middle
  4. during; while
niha
particle
  1. for (in regard to); in order to
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
yuukyuukyuuka
noun
  1. paid vacation; leave
yuukyuu
noun, no adjective
  1. salaried; with pay
kyuuka
noun
  1. holiday; day off; furlough; absence (from work)
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.
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
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
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
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
particle, conjunction
  1. 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
interjection
  1. um...; er...; uh...
riyuu
noun
  1. reason; pretext; motive
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)
hitotsu
numeric
  1. one
noun
  1. for one thing (often used in itemized lists)
  2. (after a noun) only
  3. (with a verb in negative form) (not) even
adverbial noun
  1. just (i.e. "just try it")
niha
particle
  1. for (in regard to); in order to
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
douryou
noun
  1. coworker; colleague; associate
ya
particle
  1. such things as (non-exhaustive list related to a specific time and place); and ... and
  2. (after the dictionary form of a verb) the minute (that) ...; no sooner than ...
interjection
  1. punctuational exclamation in haiku, renga, etc.
auxiliary
  1. plain copula
uwayaku
noun
  1. superior; senior
kara
particle
  1. from (e.g. time, place, numerical quantity); since
  2. from (originator)
  3. because
  4. out of (constituent, part)
  5. through (e.g. window, vestibule)
  6. after; since (following te-form verb)
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)
tsumetai
i adjective
  1. cold (to the touch); chilly; icy; freezing
  2. coldhearted; unfeeling
hannou
noun, suru verb
  1. reaction; response
nitaisuru
expression
  1. regarding; in; to; towards; with regards to
osoregaaru
expression
  1. to be in danger of; to be liable to
osore
noun
  1. fear; horror; anxiety; concern; uneasiness
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

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