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The arrow glanced off the tree.
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Vocabulary list

  1. topic marker particle (pronounced わ in modern Japanese)
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
  1. tree; shrub; bush
  2. wood; timber
  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.

Potential Plain Past Indicative Form

godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to become misty; to become hazy (esp. 霞む)
  2. to get blurry; to grow dim (esp. 翳む)
  3. to be overshadowed; to be upstaged; to be outshone (esp. 霞む)

Plain Past Indicative Form

ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to steal; to rob; to snatch; to pocket; to plunder
  2. to deceive; to trick; to cheat
  3. to graze (in passing); to skim; to brush against; to touch lightly
  4. to appear and quickly disappear (a thought, a smile, etc.); to flit (through one's mind, across one's face)
  5. to do (something) while no one is looking (often as 目をかすめて)
  6. to hint at; to suggest; to insinuate

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