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Aber dann habe ich mir doch eines gekauft. Und zwar das blaue

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Aber
     n. an objection
     adv. again (mostly used in abermals, yet another time)
     conj. but, however, though
dann
     adv. then, after that
     adv. then, in that case
habe
     v. first-person singular present of haben
     v. first-person singular subjunctive I of haben
     v. third-person singular subjunctive I of haben
     v. imperative singular 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 to be occupied with, to like
ich
     pron. I
mir
     pron. (personal) dative of ich: me, to me:
     pron. (regional, dialectal or colloquial) alternative form of wir we
doch
     conj. though; yet; but; however; nevertheless
     conj. for all that; after all; but
     adv. after all; yet; however; nevertheless
     adv. really; just
     adv. (in response to a negative question or statement) yes; surely; really; on the contrary
     adv. indicates proposal; why don't you/we
eines
     num. inflected form of ein
     art. inflected form of ein (a, an)
     pron. neuter nominative and accusative of einer (one)
gekauft
     v. past participle of kaufen
     kaufen
          v. to buy
Und
zwar
     adv. namely; only when used in und zwar
     adv. Signals a following contrary clause, which is usually introduced with aber
das
     art. the; nominative singular neuter of der
     art. the; accusative singular neuter of der
     pron. who, that, which (relative) (In a subordinate clause, indicates a person or thing referenced in the main clause. Used with neuter singular referents).
     pron. this, that (demonstrative)
     pron. (colloquial) it
     der
          art. the; definite article for several declensions:
          art.    Nominative singular masculine
          art.    Genitive singular feminine
          art.    Dative singular feminine
          art.    Genitive plural for all genders.
          pron. who; that; which
          pron. (attributive, stressed) that
          pron. (indicative) him, he
          pron. (differential) the one, him
blaue
     adj. inflected form of blau
     blau
          adj. blue
          adj. drunk


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