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English Translation of Sentence

I like to perform magic tricks for kids, but they sometimes fall flat.
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Vocabulary list

watashi
pronoun, no adjective
  1. I; me
  2. private affairs; personal matter; secrecy
  3. selfishness
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
kodomotachi
noun
  1. children
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
tejina
noun
  1. sleight of hand; conjuring trick; magic; juggling
shite
particle
  1. by (indicating means of action); as (a group, etc.)
  2. indicates patient of a causative expression
  3. (after the ren'youkei form of an adjective) acts as a connective
  4. (after an adverb or a particle) adds emphasis
  5. and then
miseru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to show; to display
mesu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to see; to look; to watch
  2. to rule; to govern
yaru
godan verb
  1. (usu. used in the popular music industry) to perform; to play; to act
no
particle
  1. indicates possessive
  2. verb and adjective nominalizer (nominaliser)
  3. substituting for "ga" in subordinate phrases
  4. indicates a confident conclusion
  5. emotional emphasis (sentence end) (fem)
  6. indicates question (sentence end)
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
suki
na adjective, noun
  1. liking; fondness; love
zuki
na adjective, no adjective, suffix
  1. -phil; -phile; enthusiast (for); love (of)
  2. being attractive (to); to tend to be liked (by)
suku
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to like; to love; to be fond of
nandesu
auxiliary
  1. it is assuredly that ...; can say with confidence that ...
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
tokidoki
tokidoki
adverb, noun, no adjective
  1. sometimes; at times
shippai
noun, no adjective, suru verb
  1. failure; mistake; blunder
shite
particle
  1. by (indicating means of action); as (a group, etc.)
  2. indicates patient of a causative expression
  3. (after the ren'youkei form of an adjective) acts as a connective
  4. (after an adverb or a particle) adds emphasis
  5. and then
shimau
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to finish; to close; to do something completely; to put away; to put an end to
ndesu
expression
  1. the expectation is that ...; the reason is that ...; the fact is that ...; it is that ...

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