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English Translation of Sentence

As soon as we are born, the world gets to work on us and transforms us from merely biological into social units.
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watashitachi
watakushitachi
pronoun, no adjective
  1. we; us
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
umareru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be born
to
particle, conjunction
  1. if; when
  2. and
  3. with
  4. particle used for quoting (with speech, thoughts, etc.)
  5. promoted pawn (shogi)
suguni
adverb
  1. instantly; immediately
sekai
noun
  1. the world; society; the universe
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
watashitachi
watakushitachi
pronoun, no adjective
  1. we; us
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
eikyou
noun, suru verb
  1. influence; effect
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.
atae
noun
  1. gift; godsend
ataeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to give (esp. to someone of lower status); to bestow; to grant; to confer; to present; to award
  2. to provide; to afford; to offer; to supply
  3. to assign
  4. to cause
  5. to pass (a variable to a function)
hajime
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. beginning; start; origin
hajimeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb, auxiliary verb
  1. to start; to begin; to commence; to initiate; to originate
  2. to open (e.g. a store); to start up; to establish (business. etc.)
  3. to start (doing something); to begin to ...
watashitachi
watakushitachi
pronoun, no adjective
  1. we; us
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.
tannaru
pre-noun adjectival
  1. mere; simple; sheer
seibutsugaku
noun
  1. biology
teki
na adjective, suffix
  1. -like; typical
tani
noun
  1. unit; denomination
  2. credit (in school)
kara
particle
  1. from (e.g. time, place, numerical quantity); since
  2. from (originator)
  3. because
  4. out of (constituent, part)
  5. through (e.g. window, vestibule)
  6. after; since (following te-form verb)
shakaiteki
na adjective
  1. social
tani
noun
  1. unit; denomination
  2. credit (in school)
he
particle
  1. indicates direction or goal (e.g. "to")
kaeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to change; to alter; to vary; to convert; to revise; to amend; to transform

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