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er
     1. pron. (personal) he.
           Wo ist Klaus? Wo ist er? — Where is Klaus? Where is he? (audio, De-wo ist klaus.ogg)
     2. pron. (personal) it (when the grammatical gender of the object/article/thing/animal etc., being referred to, is masculine (der)).
           Dies ist mein Hund. Er heißt Waldi. — This is my dog. Its name is Waldi. (audio, De-Dies ist mein hund.ogg)
           Dort steht ein Baum. Er ist über hundert Jahre alt. — There stands a tree. It is more than 100 years old. (audio, De-Dort_steht_ein_baum.ogg)
er dachte
fragte er
stellt
     1. v. third-person singular present of stellen
     2. v. second-person plural present of stellen
     3. v. imperative plural of stellen
     stellen
          1. v. to pose (a question, a riddle)
                Kann ich dir eine Frage stellen?
                  Can I pose a question to you?
          2. v. to position
          3. v. to put
          4. v. to catch
                Die Polizei stellte den Dieb.
                  The police caught the thief.
          5. v. (reflexive) to surrender
                Der Dieb stellte sich der Polizei.
                  The thief surrendered to the police.
          6. v. to set, adjust (a clock)
          7. v. (reflexive) to place oneself, get
          8. v. (reflexive, with gerund or adjective) to feign, to pretend to
einen
     1. num. inflected form of ein
     2. art. inflected form of ein (a, an)
     3. pron. masculine accusative of einer (one)
einen Blick hinein
und die einen tanzten
Kolonialbeamten
zur
     1. contraction. to the (contraction of zu + der)
und beugte sich wieder zur kleinen
     zu
          1. prep. to, towards
                zum Bahnhof - to the train station.
          2. prep. along with; with
                Wasser zum Essen trinken - to drink water with one's meal
          3. prep. at, by, on
                zu Hause - at home.
          4. prep. with respect to
                zu Punkt 1 bemerke ich - with respect to item 1 let me remark.
          5. part. for; in order to; Used with infinitive of verbs.
                etwas zu essen - something to eat.
          6. adv. to, towards
          7. adv. closed, shut
                Das Geschäft war zu. - The shop was closed.
          8. adv. too; excessively
                zu schnell - too fast.
          9. adv. (informal, slang) hammered; very drunk
     der
          1. art. the; definite article for several declensions:
          2. art.    Nominative singular masculine
          3. art.    Genitive singular feminine
          4. art.    Dative singular feminine
          5. art.    Genitive plural for all genders.
          6. pron. who; that; which
                Ich kenne einen Mann, der das kann. - I know a man who can do that.
          7. pron. (attributive, stressed) that
                Der Mann war es! - It was that man!
          8. pron. (indicative) him, he
                Der hat es getan! - It was him who did it!
          9. pron. (differential) the one, him
                Der mit dem Mantel - The one with the coat
Rede
     1. n-f. speech
     2. v. first-person singular present of reden
     3. v. imperative singular of reden
     4. v. first-person singular subjunctive I of reden
     5. v. third-person singular subjunctive I of reden
der
     1. art. the; definite article for several declensions:
     2. art.    Nominative singular masculine
     3. art.    Genitive singular feminine
     4. art.    Dative singular feminine
     5. art.    Genitive plural for all genders.
     6. pron. who; that; which
           Ich kenne einen Mann, der das kann. - I know a man who can do that.
     7. pron. (attributive, stressed) that
           Der Mann war es! - It was that man!
     8. pron. (indicative) him, he
           Der hat es getan! - It was him who did it!
     9. pron. (differential) the one, him
           Der mit dem Mantel - The one with the coat
der ganz leer war
an der Wand entlang
im
     1. contraction. contraction of in dem ; in the
spät im Herbst
man stöhnte im Haus!
     in
          1. prep. (in + dative) in; within; at; contained by
                Es ist im Haus. - It is in the house.
          2. prep. (in + dative) pertaining to
          3. prep. (in + accusative) into
                Er geht ins Haus. - He goes into the house.
          4. adj. in, popular
     dem
          1. art. the; dative singular masculine of der
          2. art. the; dative singular neuter of der
          3. pron. dative singular masculine of der
          4. pron. dative singular neuter of der
Dorf
     1. n-n. village
die
     1. art. The; declined form of der
           die Frau — “the woman”
           die Männer — “the men”
     2. pron. (in a subordinate clause as a relative pronoun) That; which; who; whom; whose.
           Ich kenne eine Frau, die das kann. — “I know a woman who can do that.”
     3. pron. (as a demonstrative pronoun) This one; that one; these ones; those ones; she; her; it; they; them
           die da — “that one (or she or they) there”
nahm die Zeitung
er rieb sich die Hände
     der
          1. art. the; definite article for several declensions:
          2. art.    Nominative singular masculine
          3. art.    Genitive singular feminine
          4. art.    Dative singular feminine
          5. art.    Genitive plural for all genders.
          6. pron. who; that; which
                Ich kenne einen Mann, der das kann. - I know a man who can do that.
          7. pron. (attributive, stressed) that
                Der Mann war es! - It was that man!
          8. pron. (indicative) him, he
                Der hat es getan! - It was him who did it!
          9. pron. (differential) the one, him
                Der mit dem Mantel - The one with the coat
Produktion
     1. n. production
von
     1. prep. from
           Ich fahre von Köln nach Hamburg. - I'm travelling from Cologne to Hamburg.
           Ich hab’s von meiner Schwester gehört. - I heard it from my sister.
     2. prep. of, belonging to (often replacing genitive; see usage note below)
           das Auto von meinem Vater - my father’s car / the car of my father
     3. prep. by (with passive voice)
           Das Hotel wird von der Firma bezahlt. - The hotel is paid for by the company.
     4. prep. about, of (a topic)
           Er hat von seiner Jugend erzählt. - He told about his youth.
     5. prep. on, with (a resource)
           Von welchem Geld soll ich als Arbeitsloser in Urlaub fahren? - Being unemployed, on what money should I go on holidays?
           Man kann nicht nur von Luft und Liebe leben. - You can’t live on air and love alone. q
ihm von weitem
geh weg! geh weg von hier!
Baumwolle
     1. n-f. cotton
und
     1. conj. (co-ordinating) and
           Kaffee und Kuchen - coffee and cake
           Ich kam, sah und siegte. - I came, saw, and conquered.
     2. interj. so?, now?
           Und? Wie ist es gelaufen? - So? How did it go?
und darum zog ich mich
und dann erst der Herr
Kautschuk
     1. n-m. rubber, caoutchouc
überwachen
     1. v. to control, to monitor, to supervise
     2. v. to keep under surveillance
Soll
     1. n-n. debit
     2. n-n. kettle lake
     3. n-n. (topics, de, Finance, Landforms, Water)
     4. v. first-person singular present of sollen
     5. v. third-person singular present of sollen
     sollen
          1. v. (auxiliary) should; to be obligated (to do something); ought; shall
                Ich soll das machen. — “I should do that.”
                Ich sollte das nicht tun. — “I should not do it.”
          2. v. (auxiliary) to be recommended (to do something); to be asked (to do something)
          3. v. (auxiliary) to be intended (to do something); to be meant (to be something)
          4. v. (auxiliary) to be said (to do something); reportedly; they say that; I hear that; so they say; rumor has it; supposedly.
                Es soll da viele Leute geben. — “They say that there are many people there.”
          5. v. (auxiliary, in a subordinate clause in the simple past tense) would; indicates that the subordinate clause indicates something that would happen in the past but after the time frame of the main clause
          6. v. (auxiliary, in a subordinate clause in the subjunctive) should; indicates that the subordinate clause indicates a hypothetical and unlikely condition for the main clause
und
     1. conj. (co-ordinating) and
           Kaffee und Kuchen - coffee and cake
           Ich kam, sah und siegte. - I came, saw, and conquered.
     2. interj. so?, now?
           Und? Wie ist es gelaufen? - So? How did it go?
und vielleicht auch
und er trat ins Haus
die
     1. art. The; declined form of der
           die Frau — “the woman”
           die Männer — “the men”
     2. pron. (in a subordinate clause as a relative pronoun) That; which; who; whom; whose.
           Ich kenne eine Frau, die das kann. — “I know a woman who can do that.”
     3. pron. (as a demonstrative pronoun) This one; that one; these ones; those ones; she; her; it; they; them
           die da — “that one (or she or they) there”
die dritte aber
rief die eine Stimme
     der
          1. art. the; definite article for several declensions:
          2. art.    Nominative singular masculine
          3. art.    Genitive singular feminine
          4. art.    Dative singular feminine
          5. art.    Genitive plural for all genders.
          6. pron. who; that; which
                Ich kenne einen Mann, der das kann. - I know a man who can do that.
          7. pron. (attributive, stressed) that
                Der Mann war es! - It was that man!
          8. pron. (indicative) him, he
                Der hat es getan! - It was him who did it!
          9. pron. (differential) the one, him
                Der mit dem Mantel - The one with the coat
Qualität
     1. n-f. quality
           Unter Qualität versteht man die Gesamtheit aller Merkmale und Eigenschaften einer Dienstleistung oder eines Produktes bzgl. ihrer/dessen Eignung, festgelegte oder vorausgeschriebene Erfordernis
           Qualität ist dann, wenn sie alle wieder kommen – die Kunden natürlich, nicht die Produkte! - Quality exists, when they all come back – the customers of course, not the products!
der
     1. art. the; definite article for several declensions:
     2. art.    Nominative singular masculine
     3. art.    Genitive singular feminine
     4. art.    Dative singular feminine
     5. art.    Genitive plural for all genders.
     6. pron. who; that; which
           Ich kenne einen Mann, der das kann. - I know a man who can do that.
     7. pron. (attributive, stressed) that
           Der Mann war es! - It was that man!
     8. pron. (indicative) him, he
           Der hat es getan! - It was him who did it!
     9. pron. (differential) the one, him
           Der mit dem Mantel - The one with the coat
der Hund
der ganz leer war
Ware
     1. n-f. goods, merchandise, ware
bemängelt
     1. v. third-person singular present of bemängeln
     2. v. second-person plural present of bemängeln
     3. v. imperative plural of bemängeln
     4. v. past participle of bemängeln
     bem
     bemängeln
          1. v. to criticize, to find fault with
zu
     1. prep. to, towards
           zum Bahnhof - to the train station.
     2. prep. along with; with
           Wasser zum Essen trinken - to drink water with one's meal
     3. prep. at, by, on
           zu Hause - at home.
     4. prep. with respect to
           zu Punkt 1 bemerke ich - with respect to item 1 let me remark.
     5. part. for; in order to; Used with infinitive of verbs.
           etwas zu essen - something to eat.
     6. adv. to, towards
     7. adv. closed, shut
           Das Geschäft war zu. - The shop was closed.
     8. adv. too; excessively
           zu schnell - too fast.
     9. adv. (informal, slang) hammered; very drunk
bösen Blick zu
versuchte zu öffnen
Unrecht
     1. n-n. injustice
     2. n-n. wrongdoing
     3. adj. wrong, unethical
wie
     1. adv. how
           Wie groß bist du?
             How tall are you?
           Ich weiß nicht, wie die Katze hereingekommen ist.
             I don't know how the cat got in.
           Wie wunderbar!
             How wonderful!
     2. conj. like
           Freunde sind wie Sterne in der Nacht.
             Friends are like stars in the night.
     3. conj. as
           Wie ihr wisst, bin ich in Dortmund aufgewachsen.
             As you know, I grew up in Dortmund.
           Ich bin so schnell wie du.
             I’m as fast as you are.
     4. conj. (colloquial, nonstandard) than
           Der Junge ist größer wie sein Vater.
             The boy is taller than his father.
     5. conj. (chiefly colloquial) when (referring to the past)
           Ich hab ihn gesehen, wie ich in Köln war.
             I saw him when I was in Cologne.
           Wie ich zur Tür herauskomme, steht da mein alter Schulfreund.
             When I came out the door, my old school-day friend was standing in front of me.
wie fett du bist!
lieblich wie ein Engel
Isaie
Tasumbu
Tawosa
ihm
     1. pron. (personal) dative of er, him, to him (indirect object); (in some cases) for him.
     2. pron. (personal) dative of es, it, to it (indirect object); (in some cases) for it.
und sagte ihm
ihm von weitem
zu
     1. prep. to, towards
           zum Bahnhof - to the train station.
     2. prep. along with; with
           Wasser zum Essen trinken - to drink water with one's meal
     3. prep. at, by, on
           zu Hause - at home.
     4. prep. with respect to
           zu Punkt 1 bemerke ich - with respect to item 1 let me remark.
     5. part. for; in order to; Used with infinitive of verbs.
           etwas zu essen - something to eat.
     6. adv. to, towards
     7. adv. closed, shut
           Das Geschäft war zu. - The shop was closed.
     8. adv. too; excessively
           zu schnell - too fast.
     9. adv. (informal, slang) hammered; very drunk
bösen Blick zu
versuchte zu öffnen
verstehen
     1. v. to understand, to comprehend (to be aware of the meaning of)
           Ich verstehe, wie diese Maschine funktioniert ... — I understand how this machine works.
     2. v. (reflexive) to get along well with (=mit), to like
           Sie verstehen sich miteinander. — They get along well with each other.
gibt
     1. v. third-person singular present of geben
     geben
          1. v. To give; to hand
                Gib mir das!
                  Give me that!
          2. v. To present; to put
          3. v. (impersonal, transitive) there to be (there is; there are); indicates that something exists.
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