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während in English:

1. while


Don't eat while reading.
Some continue to work part time, while others do volunteer work.
In the past, the boys were taught to fend for themselves while still very young.
During the past several years, many Japanese have been either killed or injured while traveling overseas.
Do you know anyone who hums while they work?
While they were away on holiday, their neighbours looked after the dog.
By the way, did you have any spare time to go sightseeing while you were there?
I am wondering if you would like to go and see Kabuki with me while staying in Japan.
Tom's father comes home once in a while, but he never sticks around for long.
The nation's trade balance improved last year as exports were strong, while imports remained steady.
They found out truth while examining a pile of relevant documents.
Tom should definitely visit an art museum or two while he's in France.
Last night Mizuki, very drunk, fell into the water while walking along the lakeside.
Father kept in touch with us by mail and telephone while he was overseas.
The area was cordoned off while fire fighters tried to keep the blaze under control.

English word "während"(while) occurs in sets:

Konjunktionen und Satzbau - Meaning
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Personae" (Ezra Pound)
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Poems" (Matthew Arnold)
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Uncanny Tales" (Various)
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Tolstoy" (Romain Rolland)

2. whereas


companies have shareholders whereas partnerships have partners
Deoxyhemoglobin can be detected by MRI, whereas oxyhemoglobin can't.
whereas it is necessary to introduce certain safety advice phrases related to the dangers to health;
Whereas the rate of rejection on dating apps is so high it's often hard to cope with one coming in after another. / They deal with realities, whereas this was a fantasy.
Whereas he was weak as a baby, he is now very strong.
Whereas Spain has the Royal Spanish Academy, the United States has Urban Dictionary.
French are better gardeners than Germans: they have green hands whereas their neighbours only have green thumbs.
But he who knows what insanity is, is sane; whereas insanity can no more be sensible of its own existence, than blindness can see itself.
Change is one thing, progress is another. "Change" is scientific, "progress" is ethical; change is indubitable, whereas progress is a matter of controversy.
Life expectancy in the third world is relatively short, whereas in the western world it has increased substantially.
Her boyfriend likes active holidays whereas/while she could only walk to and from the beach.
1. Sarah is short whereas her sister Jade is tall. 2. He is particularly good at it whereas I am not.
whereas stepping up to someone in the...
1. I haven't had problems with this homework whereas my friend couldn't do it at all. 2. I like grammar whereas he prefers vocabulary
Library is a place you can borrow some books, whereas bookshop is a place you can buy some books.

English word "während"(whereas) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Intra Muros" (Rebecca R...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Story of London" (H...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Robert Louis Stevenson"...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Döderlein's Hand-book o...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Social Life in the Reig...

3. whilst


We were able to visit the Museum of Obsolete Computers whilst we were in Munich.
I was working hard whilst you were on holiday! My daughter is very calm, whilst my son is always full of energy.
"Tall" and "short" we use for people, whilst "high" and "low" we use for things.
They did it whilst she was asleep in the house.
If you are going to the library this afternoon, would you please return two books for me whilst you are there?
Whilst at university, Xiaowang held the post of class monitor.
However, what's interesting is that whilst there are people whose computer use has become a problem, there are also people who have recovered from illness because of using computers.
Juan was Costa Rican, whilst Pierre and Jack came from Réunion and South Africa respectively.
When answering this question, some people might put forward this kind of example: "Chinese people are very hospitable, whilst English people are more reserved."

English word "während"(whilst) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Two Yellow-Birds" (Anon...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Little Cinderella" (Ano...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "May Day with the Muses"...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "A Flower Wedding Descri...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Julia and the Pet-Lamb ...

4. during


I slept a little during lunch break because I was so tired.
during the day
It was during my college years that I took up tennis.
During droughts, farmers are barely able to eke out a living.
Please secure your seat belt during takeoff and landing.
American politics are interesting to watch, especially during a presidential election.
During the past several years, many Japanese have been either killed or injured while traveling overseas.
Tom hurt his left knee during practice, so John had to play the game in his place.
During the test, she felt very sick, so she got a pass to go to the toilet.
During the Depression in the 1930's, many wealthy people lost everything in the stock market crash.
All during my trip I could not keep you out of my mind.
If you leave your textbooks at school during the break, they'll get confiscated.
Even during work, I secretly indulge my Internet addiction.
During his stay in London, he is going to visit his cousin.
Thank you for the time you spent with me during my visit to Atlanta.

English word "während"(during) occurs in sets:

Prepositions - Präpositionen
German others
A2

5. throughout


Throughout Europe, people withdrew their money from banks.
Throughout the five years of painful cancer treatments, he managed to keep a stiff upper lip.
throughout your life
And throughout history, Islam has demonstrated through words and deeds the possibilities of religious tolerance and racial equality.
At that time in the courts of the feudal lords there were many scholars who engaged in discrimination, such as the followers of Xun Kuang, who wrote books that were disseminated throughout the whole world.
Religions, which condemn the pleasures of sense, drive men to seek the pleasures of power. Throughout history power has been the vice of the ascetic.
It is generally assumed that fundamental constants such as c have the same value throughout spacetime, meaning that they do not depend on location and do not vary with time.
Cavities have become rarer in the developed countries and more people will be able to eat with their own teeth throughout their life.
Throughout the aftermath of the explosion, Jason's easiness unsettled the survivors.
And tonight, I think about all that she's seen throughout her century in America. The heartache and the hope, the struggle and the progress. The times we were told that we can't, and the people who pressed on with that American creed: Yes, we can.
Throughout my life, I've had the great pleasure of travelling all around the world and working in many diverse nations.
Not only has eating with your fingers continued throughout the centuries, but some scholars believe that it may become popular again.
My metabolism is such that no matter how much I eat I don't put on weight. "Just now, this second, you've made enemies of people throughout the world."
Through exchange of best practice throughout Europe | we could make our contribution to that and we could learn from and with each other.

English word "während"(throughout) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Young Soldier" (Anonymous)
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Wallypug in London"...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Mother Goose's Teddy Be...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Prince and The Paup...