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Also, note that there is a big difference between "literal translation" and "natural translation": Especially for languages quite a bit different from English such as Japanese, it often happens that although the literal meaning contains a certain grammatical structure &c (eg negative), the best way to say it in English may not contain that certain grammatical structure (eg using a positive+should).
For example, instead of
I am not eating food.
which uses a negative, I could as well say
I am currently doing something else other than eating food.
which uses an affirmative construction, yet the meaning is almost the same.
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