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Where do i put "簡単" on my sentence?

Please note that 話すできる is ungrammatical. Use either 話せる (polite: 話せます) or 話すことができる instead. 簡単 is a "な-adjective", so you must append に to use it as an adverb. In your sentence, it can come ...
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Using one する for multiple する nouns

What I wonder is the use of the single suru (されていた) acting on both 迫害 and 禁止 (seiyuu does pause between the two nouns briefly): is this a typical/common usage in speech? The sentence is ...
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Can 目印 refer to people?

One of the translations of 目印 is "marker". It can refer to anything that serves as a guide or reference point for orientation. A 目印 is usually a building, a small statue, a mountain, a ...
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Is exhaustive-listing が here acting like a topic marker?

The presence of やっぱり suggests the speaker had in mind the current situation where people have all kinds of entertainment and rarely reflect on themselves before this utterance. が adds a slight sense ...
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Is exhaustive-listing が here acting like a topic marker?

Is this a transcription by you? 後はこの二つ目のこう考える習慣っていうのがやっぱりエンターテインメントが多すぎるので自分の人生について深く考える時間がないし、そんなことやってたら心が壊れちゃう。 As you have correctly noticed, if you interpret this whole thing as one long ...
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