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Grammar detail: 今や(いまや)

今や(いまや) - now (in contrast to the past)
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is similar to
いま
(now, these days), but emphasizes the contrast between the current situation and the past.
わたし
ども
ころ
けいたい
携帯
でんわ
電話
とても
めずら
しかった
のに
いま
しょうがくせい
小学生
でも
っている
じだい
時代
なった
When I was young mobile phones were very rare, but these days even primary school students have them.
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Kanji used in this grammar

コン   キン   いま now   
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シ   わたくし    わたし I, myself   
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シ   ス   こ child   
ころ time   
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ケイ   たずさえる to carry in one's hands   たずさわる to engage in   
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タイ   belt   おび sash   おびる to wear, to carry   
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デン    electricity   
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ワ   はな to talk   はなし talking   
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チン   めずらしい rare, unusual   
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ショウ   こ-    お-    ちいさい small   
ガク   まな to learn   
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セイ   ショウ    life   なま raw   いかす to enliven   いきる to live   いける to arrange flowers   うまれる to be born   う to give birth to   き pure, undiluted   お to grow, to sprout   はえる to grow, to sprout   はやす to grow, cultivate   
ジ   も to hold, to have   
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ジ   とき time, occasion   
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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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