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     1. prep. (with accusative) about, used with es geht
           Es geht um den Kuchen. - It's about the pie.
     2. prep. (with accusative) around
           Um die Ecke - around the corner
     3. prep. (with accusative) At when relating to time (because the hands of a clock go around, the clock)
           Um acht Uhr reisen wir ab - At eight o’clock we depart
     4. conj. in order to, so as to
           Wir sind gekommen, um zu helfen. - We have come (in order) to help.
     5. adj. (predicative, not attributive) up, in the sense of finished
           Werden dich in kurzem binden/ Erdgeist, deine Zeit ist um (Friedrich von Hardenberg, Novalis)
             We will shortly bind you/ Erdgeist, your time is up
     6. adv. around, about
     7. adv. turned over, changed, from one state to another
ich wandte mich um
nur um ihn zu streicheln
     1. n-f. energy
     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
sagte er zu ihm
     1. v. to save (for example money)
     2. v. to put aside
     3. v. to conserve (for example energy)
     1. n-n. (gerund of werden); becoming (coming into being)
     2. v. (auxiliary, with an infinitive, past participle geworden) will; to be going (to do something); non-gloss definition
           Ich werde nach Hause gehen.
             I will go home.
     3. v. (auxiliary, with a past participle, past participle worden) to be done; non-gloss definition
           Das Buch wird gerade gelesen. (present tense)
             The book is being read.
           Er war geschlagen worden. (past perfect tense)
             He had been beaten.
     4. v. (intransitive, past participle: “geworden”) to become; to get; to grow; to turn
           Es wird heißer.
             It's getting hotter.
     1. adj. frequent
     2. adj. common
     3. adv. frequently, often
     1. adj. inflected form of neu
          1. adj. new
                neue Mode — new fashion
                neueste Mode — latest fashion, latest style
                was gibt's Neues? — what's the latest news?
                etwas neu machen — to renovate
          2. adj. modern, recent, latest
                die neue Geschichte — modern history, recent history
     1. n-n. window
als er an einem Fenster vorüber kam
     1. v. past participle of einbauen
          1. v. to build in, to build into, to install
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