English Sentence:

My father was a farmer, he lived in a village near Cologne.

German Translation:

Mein Vater war Bauer, er lebte in einem Dorf in der Nähe von Köln.

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Words used:

mein

1. my 2. mine

Here: my

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der Vater   (Pl: Väter)

father

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war

has been, was

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der Bauer   (Pl: Bauern, Fem: Bäuerin, Pl Fem: Bäuerinnen)

farmer, peasant

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er

1. he 2. it (regarding things)

Here: he

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leben

to live

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in

in

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ein

a, an

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das Dorf   (Pl: Dörfer)

village

Here: village, hamlet

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in der Nähe

close by, nearby

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von

from, of, by

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Köln

Cologne (city in Germany)

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