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Lass uns gehn, eh wir den Bus verpassen!

Translation

Let's go before we miss the bus!



Analysis


lass
     v. imperative singular of lassen
     v. (colloquial) first-person singular present of lassen
uns
     pron. accusative and dative of wir: us
gehn
     v. (informal, poetic, dated in formal prose) alternative form of gehen
eh
     conj. (colloquial) before
     adv. (colloquial) anyway
     adv. (colloquial, Austrian) well, admittedly (for which in Germany only schon is used)
wir
     pron. we
den
     art. the; accusative masculine singular of der
     art. the; dative plural for all genders of der
     pron. that; whom; accusative singular of der
Bus
     n-m. a bus (public transport)
     n-m. a bus (on a computer mainboard)
verpassen
     v. to miss (be late for; be unable to use or attend)
     v. to miss (fail to hit or reach)
     v. (colloquial, transitive, + dative) to give, to provide someone with


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