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As time went on, our hopes sank.
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Vocabulary list

jikan
adverbial noun, noun
  1. time
  2. hours
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
tatsu
noun
  1. fifth sign of Chinese zodiac (The Dragon, 7am-9am, east-southeast, March)
tatsu
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be erected; to be built
tatsu
tatsu
tatsu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to sever; to cut off; to suppress; to abstain (from)
tatsu
tatsu
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to stand; to rise; to stand up
  2. to find oneself (e.g. in a difficult position)
  3. to depart (on a plane, train, etc.)
tatsu
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to pass; to lapse
tatsu
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to rise up; to initiate (political) action
tatsu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to cut (cloth)
tatsu
tatsu
noun
  1. dragon (esp. a Chinese dragon)
  2. naga (semidivine human-cobra chimera in Indian mythology)
  3. promoted rook (shogi)
nitsurete
conjunction
  1. as X, then Y (e.g. as we age we gain wisdom, as wine matures it becomes more valuable, etc.)
wareware
pronoun, no adjective
  1. we
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)
kibou
noun, suru verb
  1. hope; wish; aspiration
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
kieru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to go out; to vanish; to disappear

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