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English Translation of Sentence

It's a concrete bridge, but several places along its length have collapsed.
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Vocabulary list

konkuriito
noun
  1. concrete
sankyou
sanbashi
noun
  1. wharf; bridge; jetty; pier
nanodesu
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
tochuu
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. on the way; en route
  2. in the middle of; midway
nani
nan
interjection, pronoun, no adjective
  1. what
  2. how many (some counter)
  3. euph. for genitals or sex
ka
counter
  1. counter for the ichi-ni-san counting system (usu. directly preceding the item being counted); a noun read using its on-yomi
dokoroka
suffix
  1. far from; anything but; not at all
  2. let alone; to say nothing of; not to speak of; much less
houkai
noun, suru verb
  1. collapse; crumbling; breaking down; caving in
  2. decay (physics)
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
iru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be (of animate objects); to exist
  2. to stay
  3. (after the -te form of a verb) verb indicating continuing action or state (i.e. to be ..ing, to have been ..ing)

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