body double #3『The Rabbit's Bride』

The Rabbit's Bride (Learn Japanese by reading stories)

But the bride wept and said nothing, and the rabbit went away, but very soon came back again.

The Rabbit's Bride

subject with particle: はなよめは
dictionary form predicate: こたえる

“Get up! Get up!” said he, “the wedding folk are waiting.”

The Rabbit's Bride

subject: ウサギが
predicate: はげます
modifier: はなよめを

But the bride wept and said nothing, and the rabbit went away.

The Rabbit's Bride

subject: はなよめは
predicate: こたえる

Then she made a figure of straw, and dressed it in her own clothes, and gave it a red mouth, and set it to watch the kettle of bran, and then she went home to her mother.

The Rabbit's Bride

subject: かのじょは
predicate: つくる
modifier: わらにんぎょうを
predicate: きせる
modifier: じぶんの・ふくを

subject: かのじょは
predicate: おく
modifier: にんぎょうを・なべのまえに
predicate: もどる
modifier: ははおやのもとへ

Back again came the rabbit, saying, “Get up! Get up!” and he went up and hit the straw figure on the head, so that it tumbled down.

The Rabbit's Bride

subject: ウサギが
predicate: もどる
predicate: はげます
modifier: かのじょを

modifier: かれが・にんぎょうを・たたくと
subject: にんぎょうが
predicate: くずれる

And the rabbit thought that he had killed his bride, and he went away and was very sad.

The Rabbit's Bride

subject: ウサギは
predicate: かなしむ
modifier: はなよめが・なくなったとおもって

Reference : Household Stories, from the collection of the bros: Grimm(project gutenberg)
translated from the German by Lucy Crane
Japanese grammar and condensed translation