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SG #018: Advent

Text: http://slowgerman.com/2007/12/03/slow-german-018-advent/
STUDY
PLAY
vergangenen
past
Advent
4 Sundays prior to Christmas
Adventssonntage
Sundays of advent
bedetuet
meaning
Kranz
wreath, garland
Tannenzweigen
Pine branches
Esstisch
dining table
manchmal
sometimes
ganz
whole
completely
schlicht
plain
aufwändig
luxurious, extravagant, expensive, complex
costly
geschmückt
decorated
stecken
to put
to place
Kerzen
candles
ersten
first
Kerze
candle
angezündet
lighted
nah
near
Weihnachten
Christmas
zudem
moreover, besides, in addition
also
unterschiedlich
different
variable
Entweder
either
dünner
thinner
Türchen
calendar doors
denen
to those, to them
Adventskalender
Advent calendar
Säckchen
Small bag
Eigentlich
actually
egal
all the same
doesn't matter
darum
that's why
Geschenke
presents
gifts
Manche
some, a few
schenken
to give (a gift)
erwachsenen
Adult, grown-up
gegenseitig
Mutual, each other, one another
Stiefel
boots
Süßigkeiten
candy, sweets
vorbei
past, over
lobt
to compliment
loben
to praise or complement
falls
in case, whether
während
during
while
nett
nice, kind
frech
cheeky, impudent
insolent
erzählen
to narrate, tell
gerügt
reprimanded
rügen
to reprimand
to rebuke, contest
übernimmt
taking over
düsteren
premolded, precast, gloomy, morbid
dabei
thereby
Gesellen
assistant
Angst
fear
einzujagen
scare
Vorsicht
caution, attention
übrigens
by the way
üblich
usual
common
Gegend
area, region
ziehen
to pull
to draw
Streiche
trick, joke
Schöne
to conserve, beauty
Vorweihnachtszeit
Christmas season
Christkindlmärkte
Christmas markets
genannt
called, named
öffentliche
public
Buden
small house
aufgebaut
constructed
Holz
wood
Glühwein
mulled wine
Flammbrot
flatbread
eigentlich
actually
dafür
therefor, in favor
erstmal
first
überlegen
to consider
bald
soon
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