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noch in English:

1. still still


I'm still sleepy.
He turned the bottle upside down and shook it, but still the honey wouldn't come out.
I have tried every diet that has ever been published and I still haven't lost weight.
I just started learning flower arrangement last month, so I'm still a beginner.
No matter how much you try to convince people that chocolate is vanilla, it'll still be chocolate, even though you may manage to convince yourself and a few others that it's vanilla.
I never for a moment imagined that I would still be doing this kind of thing at my age.
If my mother had still been alive, she would have helped me at that time.
It is impossible for a growing child to keep still for an hour.
Although I have studied English at school for the past six years, I'm still not good at speaking it.
I'd still be spinning my wheels if I hadn't gotten that scholarship.
I was just wondering if Tom could possibly still be at school.
Despite Trang's constant affirmations of love, Spenser is still afraid someday she will fall out of love with him.
I thought doing this would be easy, but we've been working all day and we're still not finished.
In some areas of the world, you can still get sued if you slander or libel a deceased person.
there is no wind outside. It's very still.

English word "noch"(still) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Born in Exile" (George ...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Mountain Girl" (Pay...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Prime Difference" (Alan...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Elect Lady" (George...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Port Argent A Novel" (A...

2. yet


Haven't you decided yet?
The prisoners would have to go through yet one more hardship.
When he came to Tokyo for the first time, this college had not been opened yet.
No sooner is one lie out of your mouth than you're telling yet another.
It was cold last night, yet he didn't wear a coat.
You will yet regret it.
Eventually I'd like to settle down and have a family, but not yet.
If you have not yet paid this bill, please let us hear from you.
This time I hadn't converted my money yet, so I needed to change Yen into Yuan.
I am not sure yet if I will go to a university or get a job.
I might have done well on yesterday's test, but I do not know the results yet.
Do you think this jelly's firm enough to eat yet?
If you haven't driven a bike yet, you should give it a shot.
The point of true mutual understanding has not yet been reached between Japan and China.
Everything around him was blown to pieces, yet he escaped without a scratch.

English word "noch"(yet) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Othmar" (Ouida)
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Poems" (Matilda Betham)
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Veranilda" (George Giss...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Sea Garden" (Hilda Dool...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Th' Barrel Organ" (Edwi...

3. nor


Nor can I.
Let us consider the gravity of this day, for today inside the hospitable walls of Boulogne-sur-Mer, the French are not meeting the English, nor are Russians meeting Poles, but people are meeting people.
And whosoever shall not receive you, nor hear your words, when ye depart out of that house or city, shake off the dust of your feet.
In the carriage sat a gentleman, not attractive, but also not unattractive, not too fat nor too thin; one could not call him old, but he also was not too young.
The emotion they gave me was exquisite, but I could not preserve it, nor could I indefinitely repeat it; the most beautiful things in the world finished by boring me.
The Bible, as a revelation from God, was not designed to give us all the information we might desire, nor to solve all the questions about which the human soul is perplexed, but to impart enough to be a safe guide to the haven of eternal rest.
The traditional way of learning a language may satisfy at most one's sense of duty, but it can hardly serve as a source of joy. Nor will it likely be successful.
To reach the port of heaven, we must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it— but we must sail, and not drift, nor lie at anchor.
Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much because they live in the gray twilight that knows neither victory nor defeat.
No one shall be subjected to arbitrary interference with his privacy, family, home or correspondence, nor to attacks upon his honour and reputation. Everyone has the right to the protection of the law against such interference or attacks.
The Koran, far from being inimitable, is a literary work of inferior quality, as it is neither clear, nor understandable, nor does it possess any practical value and is certainly not a revealed book.

English word "noch"(nor) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Good Girl" (Anonymous)
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Doctor Cupid" (Rhoda Br...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Port Argent A Novel" (A...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Nile in 1904" (Will...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Hopalong Cassidy" (Clar...