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Translation of Schwamm

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der Schwamm the sponge; the mushroom; the dry rot

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Sample sentences:
Weil das Chlor im Schwimmbecken zu Falten führte, schwamm sie nicht mehr.

Because the chlorine at the pool caused wrinkles she stopped swimming.
Als er den Schwamm auspresste, kam graues Wasser heraus. When he squeezed the sponge, gray water came out.
Der Schwamm stank, also warf ich ihn fort. The sponge stank, so I threw it out.
der Schwamm, Schwämme the sponge(s)
der Schwamm sponge; esponja


The mothers of my girlfriends were so insulted when I never wanted to eat their food. I mean, in the beginning they liked me, but once the saw my eating habits everything changed. I guess I blew it.
Usually in a place with a homegenous society hatred towards foreigners can grow much more easy as a small disturbance to the homogenity may upset the entire society. People are not used to changes.
Actually, three hours was enough to get the impression of Macau. It had many narrow streets and some parts reminded us of a Mediterranean village. One can really see the charming Portuguese influence.