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English Translation of Sentence

An old man spoke to me on the street.
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Vocabulary list

doori
noun, used as a suffix
  1. in accordance with ...; following ...
  2. .. Street; .. Avenue
toori
adverbial noun, noun
  1. avenue; street; way
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
roujin
noun, no adjective
  1. the aged; old person
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
watashi
pronoun, no adjective
  1. I; me
  2. private affairs; personal matter; secrecy
  3. selfishness
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
hanashikakeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to accost a person; to talk (to someone)
kiru
kiru
ichidan verb
  1. to wear (in modern Japanese, from the shoulders down); to put on
  2. to bear (guilt, etc.)
kuru
kuru verb, intransitive verb, auxiliary verb
  1. to come (spatially or temporally); to approach; to arrive
  2. to come back; to do ... and come back
  3. to come to be; to become; to get; to grow; to continue
  4. to come from; to be caused by; to derive from
  5. to come to (i.e. "when it comes to spinach ...")

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