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English Translation of Sentence

He was a great authority on astronomy, or the science of the heavenly bodies.
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Vocabulary list

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
tenmongaku
noun
  1. astronomy
sunawachi
adverb, conjunction
  1. that is; namely; i.e.
tenmon
noun
  1. astronomy
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)
gakumon
noun, suru verb
  1. scholarship; study; learning
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)
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
keni
noun
  1. authority; power; influence
dearu
godan verb (irregular)
  1. to be (formal, literary)

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