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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 es schien mir sogar
und verzog etwas das Gesicht
ob
     1. conj. (subordinating) if, whether
           ob ... oder - if ... or
     2. prep. (+ dative) (dialectal) over, above, on
     3. prep. (+ dative, genitive) (becoming dated) on account of
ei, ob du gerade oder krumm bist
als ob irgend eine Gefahr dabei sei
diese
     1. pron. feminine nominative of dieser; this.
     2. pron. feminine accusative of dieser; this.
           Ich will diese Frau - I want this woman.
     3. pron. nominative of dieser; these.
           Diese Dinge sind dumm - These things are stupid.
     4. pron. accusative of dieser; these.
nun auf diese sechzig
durch diese Traurigkeit hindurch leuchtete noch die ganze Unschuld ihrer frühen Jugend
     dieser
          1. pron. this one, this
          2. pron. that one, that
Technologien
     1. n. plural of Technologie
     Technologie
          1. n-f. technology
wie
     1. adv. how
           Wie groß bist du?
             How tall are you?
           Ich weiß nicht, wie die Katze hereingekommen ist.
             I don't know how the cat got in.
           Wie wunderbar!
             How wonderful!
     2. conj. like
           Freunde sind wie Sterne in der Nacht.
             Friends are like stars in the night.
     3. conj. as
           Wie ihr wisst, bin ich in Dortmund aufgewachsen.
             As you know, I grew up in Dortmund.
           Ich bin so schnell wie du.
             I’m as fast as you are.
     4. conj. (colloquial, nonstandard) than
           Der Junge ist größer wie sein Vater.
             The boy is taller than his father.
     5. conj. (chiefly colloquial) when (referring to the past)
           Ich hab ihn gesehen, wie ich in Köln war.
             I saw him when I was in Cologne.
           Wie ich zur Tür herauskomme, steht da mein alter Schulfreund.
             When I came out the door, my old school-day friend was standing in front of me.
wie fett du bist!
lieblich wie ein Engel
einst
     1. adv. once, formerly (during some period in the past)
     2. adv. one time, at one point (sometime in the future)
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
die Hochzeit war schön;
     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
Eisenbahn
     1. n. railway, railroad (transporting system)
           Die Eisenbahn war die erste Verkehrsrevolution.
             The railway was the first revolution of traffic.
     2. n. (somewhat, informal) train
           Da hinten kommt eine Eisenbahn!
             There’s a train approaching over there!
oder
     1. conj. or
           Danach alles gestr. oder noch 1–2 Wörter? - Is everything after that crossed out or are there one or two more words?
     2. part. (tag question) right?; is it?; is it not?
           Es ist kalt heute, oder?
             “It’s cold today, isn’t it?”
           Das war keine so gute Idee, oder?
             “That wasn’t such a good idea, was it?”
           Du kommst aus Deutschland, oder?
             “You come from Germany, don’t you?”
ei, ob du gerade oder krumm bist
oder zu erklären vermochte, was geschehen sei
das
     1. art. the; nominative singular neuter of der
     2. art. the; accusative singular neuter of der
     3. pron. who, that, which (relative) (In a subordinate clause, indicates a person or thing referenced in the main clause. Used with neuter singular referents).
           Ich kenne ein Mädchen, das das kann.
             I know a girl who can do that.
     4. pron. this, that (demonstrative)
           Das ist mein Haus.
             This is my house.
     5. pron. (colloquial) it
           Ich hab' das nich.
             I don't have it.
wer ist das
das Mädchen
     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
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unsere
     1. pron. inflected form of unser
           Das sind unsere Bücher. - Those are our books.
           Diese Bücher sind unsere. - These books are ours.
     unser
          1. pron. (genitive of wir)
          2. det. our
Art
     1. n-f. kind, sort, type
     2. n-f. (biology) species
     3. n-f. behaviour
     4. n-f. way, method
           Das ist nicht seine Art. - That's not his way of doing things.
     5. n-f. (grammar, of verbs) mode, mood
     6. n-f. (grammar, rare, of verbs) voice
Des
     1. n. (music) D-flat
     2. art. the; genitive singular masculine of der
     3. art. the; genitive singular neuter of der
     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
Wirtschaftens
quer
     1. adj. (rare) crosswise, cross
     2. adv. crosswise, across
durch
     1. prep. by means of; by; through
     2. prep. through; entering, then exiting
     3. prep. via
     4. prep. owing to; because of
     5. prep. (mathematics) divided by
     6. post. during; throughout; through
           den ganzen Tag durch — “the whole day through”
     7. post. (colloquial, with a time) past
           Es ist acht Uhr durch. — “It is past eight o’clock.”
dann ging er weiter durch die Felder
und Schoß ihm drei Kugeln mitten durch den Kopf
alle
     1. pron. Nominative feminine form of alles (all).
     2. pron. Nominative plural form of alles (all).
     3. pron. Accusative feminine form of alles (all).
     4. pron. Accusative plural form of alles (all).
     5. adv. (colloquial) finished; gone
           Die Milch ist alle.
             The milk is gone.
und wie nachher alle Gäste
alle sprachen von einer Hochzeit
     alles
          1. pron. aller , alles , alle , alle (pl.)
          2. pron. (indefinite) in singular without a noun (usually alles): everything
          3. pron. (indefinite) in singular with a noun: all (the) (+ singular noun)
          4. pron. (indefinite) in plural without a noun: everybody, everyone
          5. pron. (indefinite) in plural with a noun: all (the) (+ pl. noun)
          6. pron. Examples:
                Menschen aus aller Welt = people from all over the world (die Welt, pl. die Welten)
                Alles ist gut. = Everything is fine/okay.
                Ich wünsche dir alles Gute. = I wish you all the best.
                Jetzt ist er aller Verantwortung frei. = Now he is free of all the responsibility.
                Alle waren total verständnisvoll. = Everybody's been so understanding.
Branchen
     1. n. plural of Branche
     Branche
          1. n-f. (economy) sector, industry, trade
umkrempeln
     1. v. to turn inside out
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!
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