English Sentence:

20% of the world's population consumes 80% of its resources.

German Translation:

20% der Weltbevölkerung verbrauchen 80 % der Ressourcen.

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zwanzig

twenty, 20

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das Prozent   (Pl: Prozente)

per cent, percentage

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der

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 Weltbevölkerung   (Pl: -)

world population

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verbrauchen

to consume, to use up

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achtzig

eighty, 80

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das Prozent   (Pl: Prozente)

per cent, percentage

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der

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 Ressourcen

resources

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