English Sentence:

"How old are you?", asked the policeman. "Fourteen", said the boy.

German Translation:

"Wie alt bist du?", fragte der Polizist. "Vierzehn", sagte der Junge.

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Words used:

wie

1. how 2. like (adj) 3. as 4. such as

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alt

1. old 2. vintage

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bist

are

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du

you

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fragen

to ask

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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 Polizist   (Pl: Polizisten, Fem: Polizistin, Pl Fem: Polizistinnen)

policeman, police officer

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vierzehn

fourteen, 14

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sagen

1. to say 2. to tell

Here: to say, to tell

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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

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der Junge   (Pl: Jungen)

boy

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