Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Ministry"
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? "According to the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare National Life Survey, Japan is the t...
A: “According to the National Life Survey of the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare, although Japan is the world's third largest economy after the United States and China, 1 child in 7 under the age of 18 lives in poverty.”
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Ministry
A: >> Ministry
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? What Ministry do your friends work at?
A: That sounds correct.
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Q: He has worked for the Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries. does this sound natural?
A: Yes, but you don’t have to capitalize anything except for Japanese. You only have to capitalize things when it’s the beginning of a sentence, an name or a person or “group” such as a race, or a special place. :)
Q: According to the Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Japan should increase its self-sufficiency rate. I am all for making a big profit. But the factors are complicated, including an aging population, westernized eating habits, fewer farmers, and low birth rate have all related to Japan’s lack of food self-sufficiency. I think Japan would better to buy foods from widely apart places over the world so that we could secure of stable food supply with durability rather than stick to its ratio. does this sound natural?
A: "...I am all for making a big profit, but complicated factors, including an aging population, westernized eating habits, fewer farmers, and a low birth rate have all contributed to Japan's lack of food self-sufficiency." "I think it would be better for Japan to buy more food from different countries so that we could secure a stable food supply rather than stick to this ratio." Overall, your English is very good! There were a few phrases that were a bit redundant, along with some small grammar issues, but it was very well-constructed!
Q: The Ministry of Land and Infrastructure today announced the policy of not encouraging developments of new housing sites from now on. With the entire housing market in Japan shrinking due to the declining population, they believe that activating the market of existing houses and promoting reuse of long-unused houses is much more important. does this sound natural?
A: Except, I would say "policy of not encouraging development of new..." "development of ____" is singular, even if the thing being developed is plural. Development can be plural on its own: A: Are there any new developments? B: No, everything's pretty quiet these days.
Q: According to Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport, the domestic railroad suicide is caused by 500 in the 600 level every year. does this sound natural?
A: I suggest phrasing it "According to the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport the amount of railroad suicides every year is between 500-600."
Q: The Ministry of Transport announced today that all busses and trucks must be equipped with a new device, starting from 2017, that will generate an alarm whenever the car crosses the center line. This law has been born from a tragic accident a few years ago, where a bus driver dozed off on a highway, crossed over the median into the opposite lane, and crashed into an on-coming truck causing 40 casualties. does this sound natural?
A: The Ministry of Transportation announced today that starting from 2017, all buses and trucks must be equipped with a device that will generate an alarm whenever the vehicle crosses over a median line. This law was born from a tragic accident that occurred a few years ago, where a bus driver dozed off on a highway and crossed over the median into the opposite line. The bus then crashed into an on coming truck resulting in the death of 40 people.
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