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falammā
فَلَمَّا
But when
balaghā
بَلَغَا
they reached
majmaʿa
مَجْمَعَ
the junction
baynihimā
بَيْنِهِمَا
between them,
nasiyā
نَسِيَا
they forgot
ḥūtahumā
حُوتَهُمَا
their fish,
fa-ittakhadha
فَٱتَّخَذَ
and it took
sabīlahu
سَبِيلَهُۥ
its way
فِى
into
l-baḥri
ٱلْبَحْرِ
the sea,
saraban
سَرَبًا
slipping away.

Falammaa balaghaa majma'a bainihimaa nasiyaa hootahumaa fattakhaza sabeelahoo fil bahri sarabaa

Sahih International:

But when they reached the junction between them, they forgot their fish, and it took its course into the sea, slipping away.

1 Mufti Taqi Usmani

So, when they reached the meeting point of the two seas, they forgot their fish, and it made its way into the sea as in a tunnel.