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abnehmen

to take off

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abtrennen

to separate

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arg

wicked

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aus-kosten

to enjoy to the fullest

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bedecken

to cover

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bestehen (aus)

to consist of

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bewußt

consciously

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billig

cheap

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breit

broad

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brüllen (i)

to bellow, moo

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dämmern (i)

to grow dark

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*dabei

in doing so, thereby

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*ehe

before

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die Ehre (-n)

honor

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der Eindruck (-es, -¨e)

impression

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die Enttäuschung (-en)

disappointment

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erleben

to experience

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ewig

eternal

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fassen

to grasp

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die Feindschaft

animosity

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fliehen

to flee

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**folgen (i)

to follow

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die Freiheitsbewegung (-en)

independence movement

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*das Gesicht (-es, -er)

face

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*gewiß

certainly

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der Graf (-en, -en)

count

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die Haut

skin

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heilig

holy, saint

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heimlich

secret

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der Herzog (-s, -e)

duke

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jagen

to hunt

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löschen

to extinguish

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mißlungen

unsuccessful

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*names

by name of

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*noch nie

never before

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die Öffenlichkeit

public

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*ohne . . . zu

without . . . -ing

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die Schicht (-en)

layer

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schlüpfrig

slippery

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der Schritt (-s, -e)

step

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der Stoff (-es, -e)

material

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*seit

since

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spiegeln

to reflect

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*stark

strong

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*stehen (i)

to stand, to be

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das Stück (-es, -e)

piece

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taub

deaf

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das Traumbild (-es, -er)

vision, illusion

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unheimlich

uncanny, unearthly

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verbrennen

to burn

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verschärfen

to heighten, to intensify

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weh

woe to

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der Zug (-es, -¨e)

feature, characteristic; "Strictly speaking, Zug means Pull, Tug, Draught, Procession, March, Progress, Flight, Direction, Expedition, Train, Caravan, Passage, Stroke, Touch, Line, Flourish, Trait of Character, Feature, Lineament, Chess-move, Organ-stop, Team, Whiff, Bias, Drawer, Propensity, Inhalation, Disposition: but that thing which it does not mean — when all its legitimate pennants have been hung on, has not been discovered yet."

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zugleich

at the same time

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zurück-kommen (i)

to return

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die Zusammenkunft (-¨e)

meeting