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Translation of Wendung

GermanEnglish
die Wendung the turn; the expression; the phrase

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GermanEnglish
Sample sentences:
Die Rede enthielt mehrere clevere rhetorische Wendungen.

The speech contained several clever rhetorical twists.
180-Grad-Wendung machen do a 180; (one-eighty)
Ausdruck; Begriff; Wendung expression
Ausdruck; (Rede-)Wendung phrase
feststehende Wendung phrase
Kurve, Wendung turn


Only an independent observer would be able to judge nature, for example God. In this poem the independent power is the witch who cooks her soup of nature, she knows what ingredients she needs to add.
She insisted that there should be an actual step, where the man proposes friendship to the woman, at a nice dinner or giving her a gift or flowers or going down on his knees. Cultural differences.
In order to get to this hidden lake one would have to row beneath a cave. On the other side of the cave the five of us were alone. The lake was surrounded by limestone mountains covered with tropical trees.

English Verbs    
Conjugation of phrase   [ phrased, phrased ]
Conjugation of turn   [ turned, turned ]