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ich
     1. pron. I
ich merkte
ich will nicht!
bin
     1. v. first-person singular present of sein
     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))
dumm
     1. adj. dumb, stupid
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 die einen tanzten
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?
ist
     1. v. third-person singular present of sein
wer ist das
wer ist denn das
     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))
schlau
     1. adj. clever
schaut
     1. v. third-person singular present of schauen
     2. v. second-person plural present of schauen
     3. v. imperative plural of schauen
     schauen
          1. v. to look (at something)
den
     1. art. the; accusative masculine singular of der
     2. art. the; dative plural for all genders of der
     3. pron. that; whom; accusative singular of der
der den Stuhl trug
machten ihm den Hof
Apfel
     1. n-m. apple (fruit)
an
     1. prep. (with a location in the dative case) on; upon; at; in; against
           Das Bild hängt an der Wand. - The picture hangs on the wall.
     2. prep. (with a time in the dative case) on; in
     3. prep. (with a dative case object) by; near; close to; next to
     4. prep. (with a dative case object) by means of; by
     5. prep. (with an accusative case object) on; onto
           Ich hänge das Bild an die Wand. - I hang the picture on the wall.
     6. prep. (with an accusative case object) at; against
           Schauen Sie an die Tafel. - Look at the blackboard.
     7. prep. (with an accusative case object) to; for
     8. adv. onward; on
           von heute an - from today on
nehmen wir an
man sah ihm an
Du
     1. pron. alternative case form of du (you (singular)) (especially when used as a direct address in letters)
     2. n. literally: the thou, the you (singular)
     3. pron. thou, you (singular familiar)
dummer
     1. adj. inflected form of dumm
     dumm
          1. adj. dumb, stupid
Apfel
     1. n-m. apple (fruit)
tschüs
     1. interj. (informal, rather rare) alternative form of tschüss
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 sehr geputzt
und vielleicht auch
tschau
     1. interj. goodbye, ciao
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