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English Translation of Sentence

He was surprised to find the great artist's masterpiece hung on the wall upside down.
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Vocabulary list

sono
pre-noun adjectival
  1. that (something or someone distant from the speaker, close to the listener; actions of the listener, or ideas expressed or understood by the listener); the
  2. um...; er...; uh...
idai
na adjective, noun
  1. greatness
na
particle
  1. (sentence end, mainly masc.) indicates emotion or emphasis
  2. (used with masu stem verb) command
  3. (used with dictionary form verb) prohibition
gaka
noun, no adjective
  1. painter; artist
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)
kessaku
na adjective, noun
  1. masterpiece; best work
  2. blunder (with sarcastic tone); boner
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
kabe
heki
noun
  1. wall; barrier
  2. Chinese "Wall" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
sakasama
sakasama
sakasama
sakasama
na adjective, noun, no adjective
  1. inversion; upside down
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
kakaru
kakaru
kakaru
kakaru
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to take
  2. to hang
  3. to come into view; to arrive
  4. to come under (a contract, a tax)
  5. to start (engines, motors)
  6. to attend; to deal with; to handle
  7. to have started to; to be on the verge of
  8. to overlap (e.g. information in a manual); to cover
  9. to (come) at
  10. to be fastened
  11. to be covered (e.g. with dust, a table-cloth, etc.)
  12. to be caught in
  13. to get a call
  14. to depend on
iru
iru
iru
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to parch; to fry; to fire; to broil; to roast; to boil down (in oil)
wo
particle
  1. indicates direct object of action
  2. indicates subject of causative expression
  3. indicates an area traversed
  4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
  5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
  6. indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.
miru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to see; to look; to watch; to view; to observe
  2. to look over; to look on; to assess; to examine; to judge
  3. to look after; to keep an eye on; to take care of
  4. to view (e.g. flowers, movie)
  5. (usu. after the -te form of a verb) to try
kare
pronoun
  1. he; him
  2. his
  3. boyfriend
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
odoroku
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be surprised; to be astonished

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