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English Translation of Sentence

John is the taller of the two boys.
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Vocabulary list

ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
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...
jin
suffix
  1. -ian (e.g. Italian, etc.) (attaches to name of country to denote nationality); -er (e.g. performer, etc.) (attaches to name of occupation)
  2. (usu. in compound words) man; person; people
nin
tari
ri
counter
  1. counter for people
  2. (usu. in compound words) person
hito
noun
  1. man; person
  2. human being; mankind; people
  3. character; personality
  4. man of talent; true man
  5. other people
  6. adult
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)
shounen
noun
  1. boys; juveniles
nouchi
noun, no adjective
  1. agricultural land
de
particle
  1. indicates location of action; at; in
  2. indicates time of action
  3. indicates means of action; cause of effect; by
  4. and then; so
senotakai
i adjective
  1. tall (of a person)
kata
noun
  1. direction; way
  2. person; lady; gentleman
  3. method of; manner of; way of
  4. care of ..
  5. person in charge of ..
  6. side (e.g. "on my mother's side")
gata
suffix
  1. honorific pluralizing suffix (used only for people)
  2. around (the time that, etc.); about
he
be
e
noun
  1. surrounding area
  2. shore (of the sea)
  3. suffix used as a rough indicator of location, direction, time, etc.
hou
adverbial noun, noun
  1. side; direction; way
desu
auxiliary
  1. polite copula in Japanese

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