I bought my nephew a book of fairy tales for his birthday.
The architect's drawings were totally inaccurate.
My brother was promoted to captain when he returned from the war.
There are no more samurai in Japan.
Warriors were well-respected in all societies.
She inspired many young people to take up the sport.
The film tells the story of a real-life drama.
The opening scene of the film has spectacular special effects.
Julius Caesar is probably the most famous Roman emperor.
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Julius Carsar died at the hands of his son Brutus.
Sportsmen are modern-day gladiators.
The captain lead his warriors into battle.
The government must take action to stop the rise in crime.
She battled bravely against cancer.
Have you seen the new biopic about that New York mafia boss?
I deleted all my computer files by mistake.
Who's your favourite character in The Wizard of Oz?
That new action film is full of car chases!
I've thought of a brilliant costume for Halloween this year.
There was very little crime when we moved here.
Police have described the man as a violent and dangerous criminal.
Last night there was an air disaster in which 329 people died.
Tonight on TV there's a docudrama about the life of Queen Victoria.
I went to the party dressed up as a gorilla.
I don't really like fantasy films – I prefer period dramas.
In this book, the hero is a police detective.
Children love drawing imaginary animals and places.
I love reading mystery novels!
My mum's favourite period drama is Pride and Predjudice.
I watched a psychological thriller on TV last night and it gave me nightmares!
My girlfriend loves romantic comedies.
I don't like science fiction films – I think they're silly.
He’s got a strong northern accent.
This is a recent photo of the criminal.
I didn’t recognise you in your uniform.
It was so embarrassing when my mum showed my new boyfriend my baby photos.
I hate speaking in public.
Daffodils is a famous poem by Wordsworth.
The rules specify that competitors must be under 18 years of age.
His uncle was a millionaire who made his money in oil.
At one stage, the British Empire was the most powerful in the world.
She's a stockbroker who works on Wall Street in New York.
Who's the most successful person you know?
Thousands of people were made homeless.
She was the only person in her family who survived the disaster.
We met by chance on a train. Six months later, we were married!
She writes all her university work by hand.
Sorry, I can’t stop to talk, I’m in a hurry.
I'll be there in a moment, I'm just brushing my teeth.
What did you decide to do in the end?
bei der Arbeit
I'm going to Greece on business next week.
I'm spending Christmas on my own this year.
I’m sorry. I didn’t hurt you on purpose.
You must get to work on time.
There was a conspiracy to take the Prime Minister hostage.
Many people believe in Darwin’s theory of evolution.
There have been claims that the competition was unfair.
Mike's got a giant TV in his sitting room – it must be at least 60 inches!
The new dicovery is a leap in scientific research.
The evolution of mankind will never stop.
I have doubts about his ability to do the job.
Road surfaces can be very dangerous in cold weather.
Your shadow is always longer at the end of the day.
There has been a visible increase in the number of unemployed people this year.
The flag was waving gently in the breeze.
Better street lighting could help prevent crime.
The instructions are much too complicated.
Flags fluttered in the wind.
I'm very interested in current affairs.
The report concluded that the criminal was guilty.
There was not enough evidence to send the man to prison.
Have you heard the news? I'm pregnant!
Can you think of any celebrities who have survived an assassination attempt?
The gunman was instantly arrested by the police.
Have you been following the murder investigation on the news?
Ron does nothing but criticize and complain all the time.
I'm going to Rio to see the carnival and the street parades.
We are striking to show solidarity with the nurses.
A great cheer went up from the crowd.
Look at the monkey sitting on that branch!
The gunman fired three shots.
Everyone was affected by the news.
The police arrested Eric for shoplifting.
She was attacked as she walked home from school.
Many banks closed because of the recent economic collapse.
They say that the crime was committed by a young woman.
Six vehicles were involved in the crash.
Our main crops are rice and oats.
The house has been badly damaged by fire.
There was a student demonstration against the government in London last week.
The building was completely destroyed by floods.
Japan sufferes from a lot of earthquakes.
Spain has been very badly affected by the current economic crisis.
We don't have any neighbours – our house is surrounded by farmland.
Their homes were washed away by floods.
The fugitive escaped from prison three weeks ago.
The group are holding two western tourists hostage.
Bob Marley, Elvis Presley and Jimi Hendrix are all music legends.
My neighbour has a massive dog – I think it's a Saint Bernard.
The British Prime Minister is travelling to Brussels this week.
Last night, three prisoners escaped from a maximum-security jail in the US.
The teachers are protesting against changes to the education system.
The rebels have taken the President hostage.
The hostages were released this morning.
She pulled out a gun and shot him.
The workers have been on strike for two months.
She is suspected of murder.
The rebels threatened to shoot him.
There has been an increase in violent crime recently.
I came as soon as I heard the news.
During the summer she worked as a waitress.
By the time the police arrived, the criminals had escaped.
She was found guilty of fraud.
You should set a trap to catch mice.
The information was first revealed in a Sunday newspaper.
I was falsely accused of stealing a car.
Maps can be obtained from the tourist office.
The TV and the washing machine were bought on credit.
He escaped from prison.
Bill and I are good buddies.
Sophy's training to be an attorney.
That’s definitely true.
They befriended me when I first arrived in London as a student.
That man over there is my former employer.
He's hoping to get a job in the justice department.
US Administration officials are visiting London this week.
Website eines sozialen Netzwerks
Facebook is the most well-known social networking site.
The trap for the criminals was set by the local authorities.
The criminals are currently being interviewed by police.
The man is currently in police custody.
I could tell from his body language that he was nervous.
Have you ever told a lie to make someone feel better?
Yesterday, my boss told us a really funny story about something that happened to her on holiday last year.
die Wahrheit sagen
It’s always better to tell the truth.
Sometimes it's better to tell a white lie than to tell the truth.
The guys laughed and joked about it later.
Don’t worry, I was just kidding.
I get the tube to work every day
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She shouted ‘Help!’ at the top of her voice.
Have you finished packing up yet?
I can't walk very fast – my ankle is all swollen up!
If I eat nuts, my face gets covered in blotches.
The poor girls was covered in spots!
He’s allergic to cats.
Please excuse my sneezing – it's an allergic reaction to dust!
Have you ever got stuck in a lift?
Have you ever stayed in a boutique hotel?
Her story was completely fictional.
Police investigators are working on the crime.
The job involves a lot of travelling.
An important feature of his paintings is their colours.
It’s illegal to park here.
The newspapers are calling him a dishonest politician.
The burglar was caught by police.
All baggage must go through customs.
She was wearing a very valuable ring.
Luckily, the gun wasn't loaded.
They were armed with knives and other weapons.
She was lying asleep on the ground.
They live in a beautiful country mansion.
My car was broken into last night.
The burglar broke into the mansion and set off the alarm.
The burglar broke into the mansion and set off the alarm.
When I was in New York, two men tried to hustle me.
You have to pay £5 a month for a locker at my gym.
One girl thought the men looked dodgy.
She offered a £20 reward to anyone who could find her cat.
Everybody hates the new one-way system in the town centre.
The girl is under arrest on suspicion of shoplifting.
I love any film starring Arnold Schwarzenegger!
I've trained my dog to bring me my slippers.