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Do you know how many people in the world starve to death every year?
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Vocabulary list

maitoshi
mainen
noun (temporal)
  1. every year; yearly; annually
sekai
noun
  1. the world; society; the universe
de
particle
  1. indicates location of action; at; in
  2. indicates time of action
  3. indicates means of action; cause of effect; by
  4. and then; so
dorehodo
adverb, noun
  1. how much (long, far)
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)
jin
suffix
  1. -ian (e.g. Italian, etc.) (attaches to name of country to denote nationality); -er (e.g. performer, etc.) (attaches to name of occupation)
  2. (usu. in compound words) man; person; people
nin
tari
ri
counter
  1. counter for people
  2. (usu. in compound words) person
hito
noun
  1. man; person
  2. human being; mankind; people
  3. character; personality
  4. man of talent; true man
  5. other people
  6. adult
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
uejini
gashi
noun, suru verb
  1. (death from) starvation; starving to death
shite
particle
  1. by (indicating means of action); as (a group, etc.)
  2. indicates patient of a causative expression
  3. (after the ren'youkei form of an adjective) acts as a connective
  4. (after an adverb or a particle) adds emphasis
  5. and then
iruka
noun
  1. dolphin (or other small toothed whales, such as porpoises, belugas, etc.)
shitteiru
ichidan verb
  1. to know
ka
particle
  1. indicates question (sentence end)
  2. indicates choice, doubt, etc.

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