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Grammar detail: 一体(いったい)

一体(いったい) - (emphasis)
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いったい
一体
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is used for emphasis. It might be translated as 'what on earth ... ?!' or 'what in the world ... ?!' etc.
あなた
いったい
一体
なに
ってる

What on earth are you saying?!
さいきん
最近
あまりにも
せいけんこうたい
政権交代
おお
これから
にほん
日本
せいじ
政治
いったい
一体
どうなるだろう
Recently the government has been constantly changing. What on earth is going to happen with Japanese politics?
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Kanji used in this grammar

イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
タイ   テイ   からだ body   
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カ   なに    なん what?   
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ゲン   ゴン   say; word   こと word, saying   い to say   
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サイ   もっと most   
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キン   ちか close   
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セイ   ショウ   まつりごと government   
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ケン   ゴン    a right   
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コウ   mix; mixed   まぜる to mix, stir   まざる    まじる to be mixed together   まじえる to mix, intersperse   まじわる to intersect   か to take turns   かわす to exchange   
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タイ   ダイ   かえる to replace, to exchange   かわる to be exchanged   よ the world   しろ substitute   
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タ   おお many   
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ニチ   ジツ   sun; day   ひ    -か    
ホン   book   もと origin   
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ジ   チ   おさめる to govern   おさまる to be at peace   なお to get better   なお to cure   
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