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The Upper House seems bent on defeating any reform bills.
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Vocabulary list

sangiin
noun
  1. House of Councillors
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
donna
pre-noun adjectival
  1. what; what kind of
kaiseian
noun
  1. reform bill; reform proposal
mo
particle
  1. also; too; words of similar weight
  2. about (emphasizing an upper limit); as much as; even
  3. more; further; other; again
toosu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to let pass; to overlook; to continue; to keep; to make way for; to persist in
kamau
godan verb
  1. to mind; to care about; to be concerned about
  2. to care for; to look after
  3. to prepare for
  4. to intefere with; to meddle in
  5. to tease
kamaeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to set up (e.g. a building)
  2. to prepare in advance (e.g. a meal); to prepare to use something (e.g. a camera)
  3. to plan; to scheme
  4. to fabricate in order to deceive
  5. to stiffen; to become formal
youdesu
auxiliary
  1. seeming to be; appearing to be
  2. like; similar to

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