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     1. pron. I
ich hörte
wo ich saß
     1. v. first-person singular present of bleiben
     2. v. first-person singular subjunctive I of bleiben
     3. v. third-person singular subjunctive I of bleiben
     4. v. imperative singular of bleiben
          1. v. (intransitive) to remain (to continue to be)
                Er blieb sein ganzes Leben ein glühender Anhänger der Monarchie.
                  “He remained a devoted supporter of the monarchy for all his life.”
          2. v. (intransitive, + infinitive) to keep (on); to continue (see usage notes below)
                Ich bleibe noch ein bischen liegen.
                  “I'll keep lying here for a bit.”
          3. v. (intransitive) to stay; to remain in a place
                Du kannst ja schon fahren, aber ich bleibe noch.
                  “Feel free to leave, but I'm staying some more.”
          4. v. (intransitive) to be; to be stuck; implying tardiness
                Wo bleibst du? Wir sind schon seit über einer Stunde da.
                  “Where are you? We arrived more than an hour ago.”
          5. v. (intransitive, + dative) to be left for someone
                Was bleibt ihm jetzt noch, wo seine Frau gestorben ist?
                  “What does he have left now his wife has died?” (literally: What is left for him...)
          6. v. (intransitive, + bei) to stick with; to stay with
                Ich hab’s ihm erklärt, aber er bleibt bei seiner Meinung.
                  “I’ve explained it to him, but he sticks with his opinion.”
     1. adv. (pronominal adverb of) bei (replaces bei + demonstrative or personal pronoun, unless referring to people)
     2. adv. with one, on one
           Hast du Geld dabei?
             Do you have money on you?
     3. adv. (when) indeed, (but) actually (expressing a contradiction)
           Er will einkaufen gehen. Dabei ist heute Sonntag.
             He wants to go shopping, when indeed today is Sunday.
     4. adv. in the process of (i, followed by an infinitive clause)
           Ich bin dabei, meine Wohnung zu streichen. - I’m in the process of painting my apartment.
dabei sah er sich im Kreise um
als ob irgend eine Gefahr dabei sei
     1. num. one
           Ich hatte nur ein Bier bestellt.
             I had ordered just one beer.
     2. art. a, an
           ein Mann - a man
           eine Frau - a woman
           ein Kind - a child
so ein Glück!
ja, ein Püppchen
     1. adj. inflected form of gut
          1. adj. good
          2. adv. well
                Die Mannschaft hat gut gespielt.
                  The team played well.
          3. interj. okay, all right, now then
                Gut, dann fangen wir mal an.
                  All right, then let's get started.
     1. n-m. A crime story, a crime thriller
     2. n-m. (figuratively) An exciting event, a course of events whose expected outcome changes often
     1. v. third-person singular present of sein
wer ist das
wer ist denn das
          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))
     1. num. inflected form of ein
     2. art. inflected form of ein (a, an)
     3. pron. masculine dative of einer (one)
     4. pron. neuter dative of einer (one)
in einem Jahre nun
rief es von einem Hügel her
     1. striptease
     1. adj. comparable
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