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English Translation of Sentence

The man pleaded for mercy, but he was sentenced to twenty years in prison for his crime.
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Vocabulary list

ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
joujoushakuryou
noun, suru verb
  1. taking the extenuating circumstances into consideration
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.
motomu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to want; to seek; to request
motomeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to seek; to request; to demand; to want; to wish for; to search for; to pursue (pleasure); to hunt (a job); to buy
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
okasu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to commit (e.g. crime); to perpetrate
  2. to transgress; to contravene
  3. to violate; to ravish; to rape; to deflower
tsumi
na adjective, noun
  1. crime; fault; indiscretion; sin
nitaishite
expression
  1. towards; against; regarding; in contrast with
toshi
adverbial noun, noun
  1. year
  2. age
tose
counter
  1. counter for years (following a number in the hito-futa-mi counting system)
nen
noun
  1. year (e.g. AD)
  2. counter for years
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)
chouekikei
noun
  1. jail sentence; imprisonment
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
iiwatasu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to announce; to tell; to sentence; to order

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