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I'd get a soup plate and then slide the glass very carefully over to the edge of the table, and let the water run into the soup plate - it doesn't have to run onto the floor.
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Vocabulary list

boku
pronoun, no adjective
  1. I; me
  2. you (used addressing young children)
  3. manservant
nara
auxiliary
  1. if; in case; if it is the case that; if it is true that
  2. as for; on the topic of
  3. if that's the case; if so; that being the case
  4. if possible; if circumstances allow
suupuzara
noun
  1. soup plate; soup bowl
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.
mottekuru
kuru verb, transitive verb
  1. to bring
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.
juubun
na adjective
  1. plenty; enough; sufficient; satisfactory; adequate
  2. division into ten
  3. perfectly; thoroughly; fully; in full
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
chuui
noun, suru verb
  1. caution; being careful; attention (heed); warning; advice
shinagara
noun
  1. quality
teeburu
noun, no adjective
  1. table
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)
hashi
haji
hana
noun
  1. end (e.g. of street); edge; tip; margin; point
made
particle
  1. until; till doing; as far as
suberasu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to let something slip; to slide; to glide
suberaseru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to let something slip; to slide; to glide
suberu
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to glide; to slide (e.g. on skis); to slip
  2. to bomb (when telling a joke)
zurasu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to shift; to slide (e.g. something away from something else); to move (e.g. something out of the way)
  2. to put off; to delay; to postpone; to stagger (e.g. working hours)
sui
noun
  1. Wednesday
  2. shaved ice (served with flavored syrup)
  3. water (fifth of the five elements)
mizu
noun
  1. water (cold, fresh)
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.
sono
pre-noun adjectival
  1. that (something or someone distant from the speaker, close to the listener; actions of the listener, or ideas expressed or understood by the listener); the
  2. um...; er...; uh...
suupuzara
noun
  1. soup plate; soup bowl
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
nagashikomu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to pour into; to wash down
  2. to insert (e.g. into a data stream)
na
particle
  1. (sentence end, mainly masc.) indicates emotion or emphasis
  2. (used with masu stem verb) command
  3. (used with dictionary form verb) prohibition
sui
noun
  1. Wednesday
  2. shaved ice (served with flavored syrup)
  3. water (fifth of the five elements)
mizu
noun
  1. water (cold, fresh)
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
toko
noun
  1. bed; bedding
  2. sickbed
  3. alcove
  4. riverbed
  5. seedbed
  6. straw "core" of a tatami mat
  7. floor
yuka
noun
  1. floor
  2. stage (for the narrator and the shamisen player)
  3. dining platform built across a river
niha
particle
  1. for (in regard to); in order to
koboreru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to spill; to fall out of; to overflow
  2. to peek through; to become visible (although normally not)
  3. to escape (of a smile, tear, etc.)

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