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Figuring a way to make a dollar comes ahead of thinking about how to do the job better.
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Vocabulary list

shigoto
noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. work; job; business; occupation; employment; vocation; task
  2. 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.
yori
adverb, particle
  1. from; out of; since; at
  2. than
  3. other than; except; but
  4. more
yokusuru
suru verb (special class), transitive verb
  1. to make good; to improve
  2. to do often
  3. to do well
houhou
noun
  1. method; process; manner; way; means; technique
nitsuku
nitsuku
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to become; to suit; to be like; to match well
kangaeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to consider; to think about
yori
adverb, particle
  1. from; out of; since; at
  2. than
  3. other than; except; but
  4. more
mo
particle
  1. also; too; words of similar weight
  2. about (emphasizing an upper limit); as much as; even
  3. more; further; other; again
kanemouke
noun, suru verb
  1. money-making
suru
suru verb (irregular)
  1. to do
  2. to cause to become; to make (into); to turn (into)
  3. to serve as; to act as; to work as
  4. to wear (clothes, a facial expression, etc.)
  5. to judge as being; to view as being; to think of as; to treat as; to use as
  6. to decide on; to choose
  7. to be sensed (of a smell, noise, etc.)
  8. to be (in a state, condition, etc.)
  9. to be worth; to cost
  10. to pass (of time); to elapse
  11. verbalizing suffix (applies to nouns noted in this dictionary with the part of speech "vs")
  12. creates a humble verb (after a noun prefixed with "o" or "go")
  13. to be just about to; to be just starting to; to try to; to attempt to
houhou
noun
  1. method; process; manner; way; means; technique
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.
kangaeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to consider; to think about
kata
noun
  1. direction; way
  2. person; lady; gentleman
  3. method of; manner of; way of
  4. care of ..
  5. person in charge of ..
  6. side (e.g. "on my mother's side")
gata
suffix
  1. honorific pluralizing suffix (used only for people)
  2. around (the time that, etc.); about
hou
adverbial noun, noun
  1. side; direction; way
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
saki
noun, no adjective, noun, used as a suffix, prefix
  1. previous; prior; former; some time ago; preceding
  2. point (e.g. pencil); tip; end; nozzle
  3. head (of a line); front
  4. ahead; the other side
  5. the future; hereafter
  6. destination
  7. the other party
nanodearu
auxiliary
  1. it is assuredly (that)...; can say with confidence that it is...

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