English Sentence:

Scientists believe that man is descended from apes.

German Translation:

Wissenschaftler glauben, dass der Mensch vom Affen abstammt.

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der Wissenschaftler   (Pl: Wissenschaftler, Fem: Wissenschaftlerin, Pl Fem: Wissenschaftlerinnen)

scientist

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glauben

1. to believe 2. to guess 3. to think 4. to estimate

Here: to believe

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dass

that

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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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der Mensch   (Pl: Menschen)

1. man, human being 2. person

Here: man, human being

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vom

from, of

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der Affe   (Pl: Affen)

monkey, ape

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abstammen

to originate from, to develop from

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