[ nah-kah-saw-ne ]
/ ˈnɑ kɑˈsɔ nɛ /
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Ya·su·hi·ro [yah-soo-hee-raw], /ˈyɑ sʊˈhi rɔ/, 1918–2019, Japanese political leader: prime minister 1982–87.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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The Special Secrets Bill is based on a failed anti-spying bill proposed by Prime Minister Yasuhiro Nakasone (LDP) in the 1980s.Japan’s new Secrets Bill Threatens To Muzzle The Press and Whistleblowers|Jake Adelstein, Nathalie-Kyoko Stucky|November 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST