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For your first question, regarding 「コンビニの左後{ひだりうし}ろに本屋{ほんや}があります」, you are correct in that their translation seems to have flipped honya and konbini. For your second question, it's relative to the store. The particle の in konbiniの [...] あります indicates where it's relative to. If you wish to say your left side, or on my left you would just say ...


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The translation isn't right... OR, yes, you are right in your assumption. "There is a book store behind and to the left of the conbini". Secondly: The sentence implies that the the bookstore is on the left (and behind) the conbini - not the speaker. The speaker is totally irrelevant. の is giving the conbini possession. So yeah, in short, you are ...


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I'm generally pretty strict on these kinds of questions, but considering that this particular block of text is kind of dense and hard to understand, I'll offer some help in parsing it. I'll break it apart bit by bit. ポーランドのプロニスクで生まれ Born in ~ Poland パレスチナ移住後はユダヤ系住民のイギリス軍への参加を呼びかけると共に After emigrating to Palestine, he called for all Jewish ...



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