English Sentence:

Can you hold your breath for 30 seconds?

German Translation:

Kannst du 30 Sekunden lang die Luft anhalten?

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kannst du

can you, could you

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dreißig

thirty, 30

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die Sekunde   (Pl: Sekunden)

second (unit of time)

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lang

long (regarding time or size)

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die

1. the (nominative feminine singular) 2. the (accusative feminine singular) 3. the (plural form of definite article) 4. who 5. which 6. these

Here: the (feminine definite article and plural form of der)

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die Luft   (Pl: Lüfte)

air

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anhalten

1. to halt, to pause, to stop 2. to last, to continue 3. to urge sb

Here: to halt, to pause, to stop

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