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If you try to defend the seniority-based corporate escalator these days all you'll get is flak from younger employees.
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Vocabulary list

imadoki
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. present day; today; recently; these days; nowadays; at this hour
nenkoujoretsu
noun, no adjective
  1. seniority by length of service
nante
suffix
  1. such as; (things) like
  2. exclamation
iu
yuu
godan verb
  1. to say
  2. to call (i.e. to give a name)
mo
particle
  1. also; too; words of similar weight
  2. about (emphasizing an upper limit); as much as; even
  3. more; further; other; again
me
suffix
  1. derogatory suffix (referring to others)
  2. humble suffix (referring to oneself)
yakko
noun
  1. servant (esp. a samurai's attendant)
  2. chivalrous man (c. Edo period)
  3. cubed tofu (often served cold)
  4. kite shaped like a footman
  5. Edo-period hairstyle worn by samurai's attendants
  6. enslavement (of a woman; Edo-period punishment for her own or her husband's crime)
  7. he; she; him; her
yatsu
shatsu
pronoun, no adjective
  1. fellow; guy; chap
  2. thing; object
  3. (derogatory or familiar) he; she; him; her
yatsuko
tsubune
yatsukorama
noun
  1. slave
  2. retainer; servant
  3. captive
  4. varlet
  5. I; me
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)
hanpatsu
suru verb
  1. to repel; to oppose; to revolt; to react sharply (against)
  2. opposition; rebellion; resistance; backlash
  3. rally; recovery (e.g. in stock prices); rebound
  4. to rally; to recover; to rebound
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.
kuu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to eat
  2. to live; to make a living; to survive
  3. to bite; to sting (as insects do)
  4. to tease; to torment; to taunt; to make light of; to make fun of
  5. to encroach on; to eat into; to consume
  6. to defeat a superior; to threaten a position
  7. to consume time and-or resources
  8. to receive something (usu. an unfavourable event)
  9. to have sexual relations with a woman, esp. for the first time
desu
auxiliary
  1. polite copula in Japanese
yo
particle
  1. (at sentence end) indicates indicates certainty, emphasis, contempt, request, etc.
  2. (after a noun) used when calling out to someone
  3. (in mid-sentence) used to catch one's breath or get someone's attention
  4. yo!

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