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Particle
1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
Conjunction
3. but, however, still, and
after the volitional form of a verb
4. regardless of, whether (or not)
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必要, 必用, ひつよう
NA-adjective, 必用 can imply has to be used rather than is just needed
1. necessary, needed, essential, indispensable
2. necessity, need, requirement
歯医者に行く必要はない。
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copula, See である, See です, plain copula
1. be, is
Auxiliary verb, See た・1, た after certain verb forms; indicates past or completed action
2. did, (have) done
See た・2, indicates light imperative
3. please, do
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