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Google Translation:
„Mein Vater führte die Axt, ließ sie zubeißen, die alte Axt, die mit dunklen Flecken von Taubenblut bedeckt war.

Mein
Vater
     1. n-m. father
der ihr Vater war
führte
     1. v. first-person singular past tense of führen
     2. v. third-person singular past tense of führen
     3. v. first-person singular subjunctive II of führen
     4. v. third-person singular subjunctive II of führen
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
ebenso die Läden
     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
Axt
     1. n-f. axe
ließ
     1. v. first-person singular past tense of lassen
     2. v. third-person singular past tense of lassen
und ließ sich sogar herab
die Politik ließ ihn kalt
     lassen
          1. v. (transitive, with an infinitive) to allow; to permit; to let
          2. v. (transitive, with an infinitive) to have someone (do something); to have (something done); to make (something happen); to cause (something to be done)
                etwas machen lassen — “to have something done”
                jemanden etwas tun lassen — “to have someone do something”
          3. v. to let; to leave
          4. v. to stop (something); to quit; to refrain from; to help doing (something)
          5. v. (intransitive) to cease; to desist
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?
zubeißen
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
nahm die Zeitung
     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
Alte
     1. n. inflected form of Alter
     2. n-f. old woman
     3. adj. strong feminine singular nominative of alt
     4. adj. strong feminine singular accusative of alt
     5. adj. strong plural nominative of alt
     6. adj. strong plural accusative of alt
     7. adj. weak feminine singular nominative of alt
     8. adj. weak feminine singular accusative of alt
     9. adj. weak plural nominative of alt
     10. adj. weak plural accusative of alt
Axt
     1. n-f. axe
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 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
mit
     1. prep. with (expressing attendance, company)
           Ich spiele mit meinen Freunden. - I'm playing with my friends.
     2. prep. with, by (instrumental)
           Ich schreibe mit einem Bleistift. - I'm writing with a pencil.
           Ich fahre mit dem Bus. - I'm going by bus.
     3. adv. indicates participation in an action or belonging to a category
           Schwarze Sklaven haben die Vereinigten Staaten mit aufgebaut. - Black slaves helped to build up the United States.
           Hier gibt es mit das beste Essen in der Stadt. - Here they have some of the best food in town.
           Ich war mit der erste, der hier war. - I was one of the very first who arrived.
     4. adv. (somewhat, informal) with something
           Ich brauch nicht unbedingt Majonäse zu den Fritten, aber mit sind sie natürlich besser. - I don't necessarily need mayonnaise with the chips /fries, but they taste better with it, of course.
so? mit dem da
etwas Pech und Draht mit
dunklen
     1. adj. inflected form of dunkel
     dunkel
          1. adj. dark
                Im Winter wird es früher dunkel. — In the winter, it gets dark earlier.
                Das dunkle Rot gefällt mir besser. — I like the dark red better.
          2. v. first-person singular present of dunkeln
          3. v. imperative singular of dunkeln
Flecken
     1. n. plural of Fleck
     Fleck
          1. n-m. fleck, blot, smear, spot
          2. n-m. corner (part or region)
          3. n-m. stain
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!
Taubenblut
bedeckt
     1. adj. covered, coated, capped
     2. adj. overcast
     bedecken
          1. v. to cover
          2. v. (gamekeeping) to make mate
war
     1. v. first-person singular past tense of sein
     2. v. third-person singular past tense of sein
der ihr Vater war
kaum war er fertig
     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))
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