English Sentence:

The government is trying to prevent the spread of the virus.

German Translation:

Die Regierung versucht die Ausbreitung des Virus zu verhindern.

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Words used:

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 (nominative feminine singular)

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die Regierung   (Pl: Regierungen)

government, administration

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versuchen

1. to try to do sth, to attempt 2. to tempt

Here: to try to do sth, to attempt

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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 (accusative feminine singular)

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die Ausbreitung   (Pl: Ausbreitungen)

expansion, spreading (e.g. of disease)

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des

1. of the (genitive masculine singular) 2. of the (genitive neuter singular)

Here: of the (genitive neuter singular)

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der/das Virus   (Pl: Viren)

virus

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zu

1. to 2. at 3. in 4. too 5. closed (e.g. door)

Here: to

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verhindern

to prevent

Here: to prevent, to avert, to hamper

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