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Translation of dauern

GermanEnglish
dauern  to take a while 
dauern to last

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Sample sentences:
Es wird eine Weile dauern, bis die beiden Parteien in Serbien sich einigen können.

It will take a while before the two parties can reach consensus in Serbia.
Es dauerte eine Ewigkeit, bis der Frost wegtaute und der Boden weicher wurde. It took an eternity for the frost to melt and the ground to soften.
Den See in Zürich schwimmend zu überqueren dauert etwa 40 Minuten im Durchschnitt. Crossing the lake of Zurich by swimming takes 40 minutes on average.
länger dauern to take longer
dauern, (Zeit) brauchen take
an/dauern to continue, last
hier :dauern,brauchen take
hier: dauern,brauchen take
(an-, fort)dauern to last
anhalten, dauern to last
dauern, andauern>> go on
dauern; andauern to last


We do not see the spider eating the moth, we only see a yellow spider sitting on a red flower holding a brown moth. But we know what will occur: There will be a cruel and nasty act of the nature.
Good luck with your studies in February, say hello to Nina and a kiss to Rose. Enjoy the great first moments..., they are all unique and unforgettable. Being mama fits you great! Happy for you.
In addition it was a good opportunity to see Macau. Already at the airport a guy approached us and tried to convince us into a day tour with him. We explained that we had only three hours left.

German VerbsPresentPast  
Conjugation of dauern
[gedauert]
dauere  dauerst  dauert  dauern  dauert  dauern  dauerte  dauertest  dauerte  dauerten  dauertet  dauerten     
English Verbs    
Conjugation of last   [ lasted, lasted ]