English Sentence:

The irony was lost on them.

German Translation:

Die Ironie war ihnen entgangen.

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Words used:

die

1. the (nominative feminine singular) 2. the (accusative feminine singular) 3. the (plural form of definite article) 4. who 5. which 6. these

Here: the (nominative feminine singular)

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die Ironie   (Pl: -)

irony

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war

has been, was

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ihnen

them

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entgehen

to escape, to evade, to elude

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