English Sentence:

He was in prison for theft.

German Translation:

Er war wegen Diebstahls im Gefängnis.

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1. he 2. it (regarding things)

Here: he

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has been, was

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because of, due to

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der Diebstahl   (Pl: Diebstähle)


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at, in, on

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das Gefängnis   (Pl: Gefängnisse)

prison, jail

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