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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)
denn er merkte
stellte er fest
streichelte
     1. v. first-person singular past tense of streicheln
     2. v. third-person singular past tense of streicheln
     3. v. first-person singular subjunctive II of streicheln
     4. v. third-person singular subjunctive II of streicheln
doch er streichelte ihn so eifrig
     streicheln
          1. v. to stroke (to move the hand over the surface of), to pet; to fondle
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”
ebenso die Läden
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
prallen
äpfel
drückte
     1. v. first-person singular past tense of drücken
     2. v. third-person singular past tense of drücken
     3. v. first-person singular subjunctive II of drücken
     4. v. third-person singular subjunctive II of drücken
     drücken
          1. v. to press; to push (e.g., a door handle)
          2. v. (intransitive, reflexive) to shirk
Sie
     1. pron. you (polite; singular and plural)
           Was möchten Sie, Frau Wagner? - What would you like to have, Mrs. Wagner?
     2. pron. she
     3. pron. it (when the object/article/thing/animal etc., referred to, is feminine (die))
     4. pron. they; them
     es
          1. pron. it (referring to things)
          2. pron. he (with reference to male creatures, people etc. that are grammatically neuter)
          3. pron. she (with reference to female creatures, people etc. that are grammatically neuter)
          4. pron. (for impersonal verbs) it
                Es regnet. - It’s raining.
          5. art. (regional, colloquial) alternative form of das
                Soll ich es Fenster zumachen?
                  Should I close the window?
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
wünschte
     1. v. first-person singular past tense of wünschen
     2. v. third-person singular past tense of wünschen
     3. v. first-person singular subjunctive II of wünschen
     4. v. third-person singular subjunctive II of wünschen
     wünschen
          1. v. to wish
sich
     1. pron. (reflexive) Reflexive pronoun of the third person singular: herself, himself, itself, oneself (direct or indirect object).
     2. pron. (reflexive) Reflexive pronoun of the third person plural: themselves (direct or indirect object).
sie ließ ihn zu sich heran
dabei sah er sich im Kreise um
wenigstens
     1. adv. at least
einmal
     1. adv. once, one time
           Ich werde das nur einmal sagen. - I'm only going to say it once.
     2. adv. sometime
schieß noch einmal!
um es noch einmal langsam zu lesen
seine
     1. pron. nominative feminine singular of sein
     2. pron. nominative plural of sein
     3. pron. accusative feminine singular of sein
     4. pron. accusative plural of sein
seine Eifersucht
auf seine Gemahlin
     sein
          1. v. (with a predicate adjective or predicate nominative) to be
                Das ist schön. - That is beautiful.
                Das ist ein Auto. - That is a car.
          2. v. (with a predicate adjective and an indirect object) to feel (to experience a certain condition)
                Mir ist kalt. Mir ist übel. Mir ist schwindelig. Mir ist wohl.
                  I feel cold. I feel sick. I feel dizzy. I feel well. (Literally: To me is cold. etc.)
          3. v. (auxiliary) forms the present perfect and past perfect tense of certain intransitive verbs
                Er ist alt geworden. - He has become old.
          4. v. (intransitive) to exist; there be; to be alive
                Was nicht ist, kann noch werden. (A common proverb)
                  That which does not exist now, may come into existence.
                Wenn ich nicht mehr bin, erbst du das Haus. - When I am no more, you'll inherit the house.
          5. v. (intransitive, colloquial) to have the next turn (in a game, in a queue, etc.)
                Du bist. — “It’s your turn.”
                Du bist nach mir. — “Your turn is after mine.”
          6. v. (intransitive, child language) to be it; to be the tagger in a game of tag
                Du bist! (Emphasis on du) – You're it!
                Ich bin nicht mehr. – I'm not it anymore.
          7. det. his
          8. det. its (when the owning object/article/thing/animal etc., is neuter (das) or masculine (m))
Lippen
     1. n. plural of Lippe
     Lippe
          1. n-f. (anatomy) lip
auf
     1. prep. (with dative) on, upon
           Das Buch liegt auf dem Tisch.
             The book is lying on the table.
     2. prep. (with accusative) on, onto
           Leg das Buch auf den Tisch!
             Put the book on the table!
     3. prep. (colloquial, otherwise archaic, regional, northern and western Germany) on (a day; usually of the week)
           Du kannst doch auf (’n) Sonntag nich’ den Rasen mähen!
             You can’t mow the lawn on a Sunday!
     4. adv. (somewhat, informal) open
           Die Tür ist auf.
             The door is open.
     5. adv. (colloquial) finished; gone (food)
           Hast du deine Suppe auf?
             Have you finished your soup?
           Die Milch is’ auf.
             The milk is gone. (= All the milk has been consumed.)
     6. interj. carry on
     7. interj. have a go
auf alles gefaßt
auf seine Gemahlin
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 Talente
die dritte aber
     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
steifen
     1. adj. inflected form of steif
Knospen
     1. n. plural of Knospe
     Knospe
          1. n-f. (botany) bud
senken
     1. v. to lower
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
zu deinen Freunden!
Können
     1. n-n. (gerund of können); skill, ability
     2. v. (auxiliary, with an infinitive, past participle: “können”) To be able (to do something); can.
           Kannst du ihm helfen? — “Are you able to help him?”
           Ich hätte das machen können. — “I could have done that.”
     3. v. (auxiliary, with an infinitive, past participle: “können”) To be allowed (to do something); to be permitted (to do something); may.
           Kann ich mitkommen? — “May I come along?”
           Er hat nicht ins Kino gehen können. — “He was not allowed to go to the cinema.”
     4. v. (transitive, past participle: “gekonnt”) To know how to do (something); to know; to understand; to be able to do (something); to be capable of; can do (something).
           Ich kann Deutsch und Englisch. — “I know German and English.”
           Kannst du es? — “Can you do it?”
           Das hätte ich nicht gekonnt. — “I couldn’t have done that.” or “I wouldn’t have been capable of that.”
     5. v. (intransitive, past participle: “gekonnt”) To be able to do something implied; can.
           Nein, ich kann nicht. — “No, I can’t.”
           Er hat gekonnt. — “He was able to do it.”
     6. v. (intransitive, colloquial, usually in negation) to be possible, to make sense
           Nächstes Jahr is’n Schaltjahr. – Das kann nich’. Letztes Jahr war doch Schaltjahr!
             Next year is a leap year. – That’s not possible. Last year was a leap year!
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
die übrigen Geschenke
     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
sich
     1. pron. (reflexive) Reflexive pronoun of the third person singular: herself, himself, itself, oneself (direct or indirect object).
     2. pron. (reflexive) Reflexive pronoun of the third person plural: themselves (direct or indirect object).
er rieb sich die Hände
und ließ sich sogar herab
so
     1. adv. so, that
           Die Leute sind so nett. - People are so nice.
           Dieser Hammer ist nicht so gut. - This hammer is not that good.
     2. adv. as (followed by an adjective or adverb plus wie in a statement of equality)
           Er rennt so schnell wie der Blitz. - He runs as fast as lightning.
     3. adv. thus, like this/that, in this/that way, in this/that manner
           Wenn du den Ball so wirfst, triffst du die Zielscheibe. - If you throw the ball like this, you'll hit the target.
     4. adv. (colloquial,) expletive; sometimes intensifying, sometimes with no noticeable meaning
           Wir sind runtergegangen und haben uns hier so hingesetzt. - We went downstairs and, like, sat down here.
     5. conj. (archaic) an, if
           So es Euch beliebt. - If it please you.
     6. pron. (obsolete, relative) that, which, who
           Derhalben sind die Christen schuldig, der Obrigkeit unterthan ... - That do the Christians owe: to be obedient to the authority ... zu seyn in Allem, so ohne Sünde geschehen mag., t=That do the
ach so!
so nich!
unverschämt
     1. adj. impertinent (insolent, ill-mannered)
           Ein unverschämtes Grinsen zog über sein Gesicht.
     2. adj. (price) exorbitant, steep
           Der Laden hat unverschämte Preise.
Gut
     1. n-n. commodity, property, possessions, goods
     2. n-n. a large farmstead, estate related to agriculture.
     3. adj. good
     4. adv. well
           Die Mannschaft hat gut gespielt.
             The team played well.
     5. interj. okay, all right, now then
           Gut, dann fangen wir mal an.
             All right, then let's get started.
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