View topic - Translation Question そんな彼が
I can roughly translate some of the parts:
He was my substitute
I think it's talking about using somebody for evil purposes or changing somebody
I could be completely wrong!
Thankyou in advance! <3
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Breakingchina wrote:The phrase I want to translate is: そんな彼が れたしの代用品を欲しがつたのは当然のゆきだつた
Neverthless, in this sentence, the meaning of "私の代用品" is unclear without the context.
"My substitute goods" would be the translation. 代用品 is not usually used for a person unless it is meant to be sarcastic.
Can you feed us the context or the source? Thank you.
Literally translated, that sentence roughly means "It was a reasonable thing to happen that he (a person like him) wanted to get my substitute".
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