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English Translation of Sentence

Everybody is supposed to know the law, but few people really do.
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Vocabulary list

daredemo
conjunction
  1. anyone; anybody; everyone; everybody; whoever
houritsu
noun, no adjective
  1. law
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.
shitteiru
ichidan verb
  1. to know
kotoninaru
expression
  1. it has been decided (so) that; it has been arranged (so) that
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
jissai
no adjective, adverb, noun
  1. practicality; practical
  2. reality; actuality; actual conditions
  3. bhutakoti (limit of reality)
niha
particle
  1. for (in regard to); in order to
shitteiru
ichidan verb
  1. to know
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
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
sukunai
i adjective
  1. few; a little; scarce; insufficient; seldom

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