Prices are going up.
Bukka ga agari tsutsu aru.
prices of commodities; prices (in general); cost-of-living
indicates sentence subject (occasionally object); indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions); but; however; still; and
to rise; to go up; to come up; to ascend; to be raised; to enter (esp. from outdoors); to come in; to go in; to enter (a school); to advance to the next grade; to get out (of water); to come ashore; to increase; to improve; to make progress; to be promoted; to advance; to be made (of profit, etc.); to occur (esp. of a favourable result); to be adequate (to cover expenses, etc.); to be finished; to be done; to be over; (of rain) to stop; to lift; to stop (working properly); to cut out; to give out; to die; to win (in a card game, etc.); to be arrested; to turn up (of evidence, etc.); to be deep fried; to be spoken loudly; to get stage fright; to be offered (to the gods, etc.); to go; to visit; to eat; to drink; to be listed (as a candidate); to serve (in one's master's home); to go north; indicates completion
while; even though; despite
to be (usu. of inanimate objects); to exist; to live; to have; to be located; to be equipped with; to happen; to come about