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sonst in English:

1. otherwise

I think otherwise.
Even if you know the truth, you had better pretend otherwise at present.
My impression of this government is that they need a more forceful economic policy, otherwise they'll encounter large problems in the future.
Otherwise, it is considered impolite to pass food with the left hand, because the left hand is used for bathing.
How is it that otherwise reasonable people come to believe that this same roof, that practically vanishing commodity, is freely obtainable just by packing up and going to another country?
The walking stick serves the purpose of an advertisement that the bearer's hands are employed otherwise than in useful effort, and it therefore has utility as an evidence of leisure.
There is no act which Christianity forbids, that the law will not reach: if it were otherwise, Christianity would not be, as it has always been held to be, part of the law of England.
Did you see his work? Would he have wanted to do it badly, he wouldn't have proceeded otherwise.
Unless otherwise decided by the directors, if the company has a common seal and it is affixed to a document, the document must also be signed by at least one authorised person in the presence of a witness who attests the signature.
In countries with electoral colleges, citizens vote for representatives to pick heads of state for them, adding an extra layer to what would otherwise be a direct election.
Some clarinetists use clarinets tuned to A instead of B flat in passages which would otherwise be written in unusual keys.
... otherwise labels are displayed in the requisition’s base language.
You have to be careful when driving a car because otherwise you may cause an accident.
Furthermore, experiments were never carried out against the rules but were performed always well within them - otherwise they would not be recognized as experiments at all.

English word "sonst"(otherwise) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Truth" (Émile Zola)
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Jessie Trim" (B. L. Far...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Gibraltar" (Henry M. Fi...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Discipline" (Mary Brunton)
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Veranilda" (George Giss...

2. else

What else?
I thought a bunch of people would go water skiing with us, but absolutely no one else showed up.
Something else to be borne in mind here is the rapidity with which the virus can reproduce.
I went down to the sports office to sign up for the last position on the basketball team, but somebody else beat me to it.
The man in the doorway was not an easy customer, the kind of guy all the waitresses hoped that someone else would serve.
I wasn't happy, but it seemed reasonable that his prices should go up like everything else, so I agreed.
Half the fun of giving and receiving presents at any party is to see and talk about what everyone else brought.
We don't live in countries, we live in our languages. That is your home, there and nowhere else.
In the second place, if we do not go, someone else will read the inscription on the stone and find happiness, and we shall have lost it all.
Even if it was somebody else who made her happy, as long as she is happy, that's fine.
In order to make us and everyone else remember this day, I ask everyone to plant a tree with us.
M insults D - the Tatoeba database is one sentence better. D insults M - the Tatoeba database is one sentence better. D and M are even, and everyone else wins.
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle.
Every man's work, whether it be literature or music or a picture or architecture or anything else, is always a portrait of himself.
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English word "sonst"(else) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Kate's Ordeal" (Emma Le...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "When You Giffle" (L.J. ...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Bad Family and Othe...