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Sentence

Nach allem, was sie erlebt hatte, war es nur ein folgerichtiger Schritt, dass Suzanne ihren Mann verließ.

Translation

After everything she had been through, it was just a logical step for Suzanne to leave her husband.

Analysis


nach
     prep. after, past (later in time)
     prep. after, behind (in sequence)
     prep. to, towards (with geographical names; see usage notes below)
     prep. according to; guided by
     prep. by the authority of; following
     prep. (with verbs of sensual perception) like (see usage notes below)
     post. according to
     adv. (in compound verbs) after, behind, later, next to
allem
     pron. Dative singular masculine and neutral gender forms of alles (all).
was
     pron. (interrogative) what
     pron. (relative) which (referring to the entire preceding clause)
     pron. (relative) that, which (referring to das, (m, de, alles), m, de, etwas, m, de, nichts, and neuter substantival adjectives)
     pron. (relative, colloquial) that, which (referring to neuter singular nouns, instead of standard das)
     pron. (indefinite, colloquial) something, anything (instead of standard etwas)
     adv. (colloquial) a little, somewhat
sie
     pron. she
     pron. it (when the object/article/thing/animal etc., referred to, is feminine (die))
     pron. they; them
erlebt
     v. past participle of erleben
     v. second-person plural present of erleben
     v. third-person singular present of erleben
     v. imperative plural of erleben
     erleben
          v. to experience
          v. to see, live to see, witness
          v. to undergo
hatte
     v. first-person singular past tense of haben
     v. third-person singular past tense of haben
     haben
          v. to have; to possess, to own
          v. to have; to hold, to contain
          v. (auxiliary, with a past participle) to have forms the perfect and past perfect tense
          v. (reflexive, colloquial) to make a fuss
          v. (colloquial, with es) and (m, de, mit) to be occupied with, to like
war
     v. first-person singular past tense of sein
     v. third-person singular past tense of sein
     sein
          v. (with a predicate adjective or predicate nominative) to be
          v. (with a predicate adjective and an indirect object) to feel (to experience a certain condition)
          v. (auxiliary) forms the present perfect and past perfect tense of certain intransitive verbs
          v. (intransitive) to exist; there be; to be alive
          v. (intransitive, colloquial) to have the next turn (in a game, in a queue, etc.)
          v. (intransitive, child language) to be it; to be the tagger in a game of tag
          det. his
          det. its (when the owning object/article/thing/animal etc., is neuter (das) or masculine ((m, de, der)))
es
     pron. it (referring to things)
     pron. he (with reference to male creatures, people etc. that are grammatically neuter)
     pron. she (with reference to female creatures, people etc. that are grammatically neuter)
     pron. (for impersonal verbs) it
     art. (regional, colloquial) alternative form of das
nur
     adv. only, just, merely, simply
     adv. ever; at all
     adv. however, though
     conj. (chiefly colloquial) but
ein
     num. one
     art. a, an
folgerichtiger
     adj. comparative degree of folgerichtig
Schritt
     n-m. step
     n-m. footstep
     n-m. crotch
dass
     conj. (subordinating) that
     conj. (subordinating chiefly colloquial) so that
Suzanne
ihren
     pron. inflected form of ihr
     ihr
          pron. you (plural, familiar)
          pron. of sie
          det. her (possessive)
          det. its (when the owning object/article/thing/animal etc., referred to, is feminine)
          det. their
Mann
     n-m. man, male human being
     n-m. husband
verließ
     v. first-person singular past tense of verlassen
     v. third-person singular past tense of verlassen
     verlassen
          v. to leave, to abandon; to depart, to forsake
          v. (transitive, reflexive, with auf) to trust; to rely on
          v. (transitive, figuratively) to pass away; to cease; to die (with direct object uns)
          v. to desert, to dump (e.g. a partner in a romantic relationship)


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