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need help! - のような島の全体 は日本列島と呼ばれている 。

MudraSova

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のような島の全体 は日本列島と呼ばれている 。
Why is と placed here?
 

Toritoribe

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と is a particle for quotation.
e.g.
ロジャーは海賊王と呼ばれている。
Roger is called the Pirate King.

彼は彼女が好きだと言った。
He said he likes her.

That's not a complete sentence, by the way. のような島の全体は日本列島と呼ばれている is the correct sentence you are referring to, right?
 

MudraSova

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と is a particle for quotation.
e.g.
ロジャーは海賊王と呼ばれている。
Roger is called the Pirate King.

彼は彼女が好きだと言った。
He said he likes her.

That's not a complete sentence, by the way. のような島の全体は日本列島と呼ばれている is the correct sentence you are referring to, right?
Yes! I missed こ there. Thank you so much good sir/madam! <3
 
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