see">that 1., 2.
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see that
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[ðəʊz, AM ðoʊz]
I. adj dem pl of that
1. (to identify specific persons/things) diese
look at \those chaps over there schau' dir die Typen da drüben an
how much are \those brushes? wie viel kosten diese Pinsel; (more distant)
I'd like \those please, not these ich hätte lieber die dort drüben, nicht diese hier
2. (familiar referent) jene
several people died in \those riots mehrere Menschen starben bei jenen Unruhen
where are \those children of yours? wo sind deine Kinder?
3. (singling out)
I've always liked \those biscuits with the almonds in them ich mag die Kekse mit den Mandeln darin
\those ... who/which [or that] ... diejenigen ... die ...
\those people who would like to go on the trip should put their names on the list die Personen, die die Reise machen wollen, müssen sich in die Liste eintragen
II. pron dem pl of that
1. (the things over there) diejenigen
what are \those? are they edible? was sind das für Dinger? kann man die essen? fam
these peaches aren't ripe enough to eat, try \those on the table diese Pfirsiche sind noch nicht reif genug, versuch' die auf dem Tisch
2. (the people over there) das
\those are my kids over there das sind meine Kinder da drüben
3. (past times) damals
\those were the days das waren noch Zeiten
\those were the olden days das war die gute alte Zeit
\those were some good times we had wir hatten eine gute Zeit damals
4. (familiar referent) das
\those are the hard things in life das sind die schwierigen Dinge des Lebens
5. (the people)
\those who ... diejenigen, die ...
\those who want to can come back by a later train wer will, kann mit einem späteren Zug zurückfahren
one of \those eine(r) davon
there are many Mormons here, in fact, he's one of \those hier gibt es viele Mormonen, er ist übrigens auch einer
he's one of \those who make you feel good by just smiling and saying hello er gehört zu denen, bei denen man sich schon gut fühlt, wenn sie nur lächeln und hallo sagen
6. (the ones) diejenigen
the coldest hours are \those just before dawn die kältesten Stunden sind die vor Tagesanbruch
\those which ... diejenigen, die ...
my favourite chocolates are \those which have cherries and brandy inside them meine Lieblingspralinen sind die mit Kirschen und Brandy
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[ðəʊz] pl of that
1. dem pron
das (da) sing

what are those? — was ist das (denn) da?, was sind das für Dinger? (inf)

whose are those? — wem gehören diese da?

those are my suggestions —

on top of those (= moreover) — darauf darüber hinaus

above those —

after those (place) — danach dahinter

those are the ones I want — ich möchte diese dort

those who want to go, may — wer möchte, kann gehen, diejenigen, die gehen möchten, können das tun (form)

one of those who ... — einer/eine von denen or denjenigen, die ...

there are those who say ... — einige sagen ...

2. dem adj
diese or die (da), jene (old, liter)

what are those men doing? — was machen diese Männer da?

on those two occasions — bei diesen beiden Gelegenheiten

it was just one of those days/things — das war wieder so ein Tag/so eine Sache

he is one of those people who ... —

those dogs! — also, diese Hunde!

those sons of yours! — also, deine Söhne!

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those [ðəʊz] pl von that1
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see that 1., 2.
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dies adj.
jen adj.
jener adj.
jenes adj.

English-german dictionary. 2013.

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