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English Translation of Sentence

The policeman took the thief by the arm.
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Vocabulary list

keikan
noun, no adjective
  1. policeman
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
dorobou
noun, suru verb
  1. thief; burglar; robber; theft
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)
kaina
noun
  1. arm (esp. upper arm)
  2. counter used to measure the thickness of round objects
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.
tsukamu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to seize; to catch; to grasp; to grip; to grab; to hold; to catch hold of; to lay one's hands on

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