English Sentence:

Due to the economic crisis this company was closed down last month.

German Translation:

Aufgrund der Wirtschaftskrise wurde dieser Betrieb im letzten Monat geschlossen.

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as a result of, because, on the basis of

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1. the (nominative masculine singular) 2. the (genitive and dative feminine singular) 3. the (genitive plural) 4. who 5. which 6. that one, this one

Here: the (nominative masculine singular)

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die Wirtschaftskrise   (Pl: Wirtschaftskrisen)

economic crisis

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was, has been

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1. that, this 2. he

Here: that, this

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der Betrieb   (Pl: Betriebe)

1. company, factory 2. operation, running

Here: company, factory

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at, in, on

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last, final

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der Monat   (Pl: Monate)


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1. to close 2. to lock 3. to conclude

Here: to close

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