I am studying French and German and Latin and Greek.
The German doctor went up to Lorrain.
Corps of the German army, and contains a fairly large garrison for which accommodation is provided in the extensive barracks in and around the city.
The two German women sharing her room ceased talking when she entered and looked her over before one said in halting English, "You're American."
I have read "Le Medecin Malgre Lui," a very good French comedy by Moliere, with pleasure; and they say I speak French pretty well now, and German also.
The subjects I offered were elementary and advanced German, French, Latin, English, and Greek and Roman History.
A fascinating character and an extremely patient experimenter, Mendel was a German friar and scientist who figured out that plants (and presumably animals) had inheritable characteristics.
I have been examined in English, German, French, and Greek and Roman history.
I study Latin, German, Arithmetic and English History, all of which I enjoy except Arithmetic.
In the German class Miss Sullivan interpreted to me as well as she could what the teacher said.
The German tutor was trying to remember all the dishes, wines, and kinds of dessert, in order to send a full description of the dinner to his people in Germany; and he felt greatly offended when the butler with a bottle wrapped in a napkin passed him by.
"Dere has neffer been a gase," a German doctor was saying to an aide-de- camp, "dat one liffs after de sird stroke."
When I didn't comment, she added, "Roger is my German Shepherd."
They spoke in German as they made their way down the narrow wooden stairwell to the packed bar.
Rudolph was unable to secure the succession to the German throne for his son, and on his death in 1291, the princes, fearing Albert's power, chose Adolph of Nassau as king.
He did not abandon his hopes of the throne, and, in 1298, was chosen German king by some of the princes, who were dissatisfied with Adolph.
To recognize his election led him to change his policy, and, in 1299, a treaty was made between Albert and Philip IV., king of France, by which Rudolph, the son of the German king, was to marry Blanche, a daughter of the French king.
This office existed in the German kingdom of Otto the Great, and about this time it appears to have become an appanage of the archbishopric of Mainz.
King of Castile, who had been chosen German king in 1257, to do the same.
Ottakar was then invested with Bohemia by Rudolph, and his son Wenceslaus was betrothed to a daughter of the German king, who made a triumphal entry into Vienna.
In 1291 he attempted to secure the election of his son Albert as German king; but the princes refused on the pretext of their inability to support two kings, but perhaps because they feared the increasing power of the Habsburgs.
He had a large family, but only one of his sons, Albert, afterwards the German king Albert I., survived him.
He must minimize foreign influence, whether French, Spanish or German, in Italy.
He must quiet the disagreeable wranglings of the German humanists.
While really working for the election of some minor German prince.
A valuable German translation with notes, by E.
In 1870 he formed a fresh volunteer corps and went to the aid of France, defeating the German troops at Chatillon, Autun and Dijon.
70 Rome accepted as her German frontier the water-boundary of the Rhine and upper Danube.
The German populations of these lands seem in Roman times to have been scanty, and Roman subjects from the modern Alsace and Lorraine had drifted across the river eastwards.
At the end of 1709 he went to Dresden for twelve months for finishing lessons in French and German, mathematics and fortification, and, his education completed, he was married, greatly against his will, to the princess Charlotte of BrunswickWolfenbiittel, whose sister espoused, almost simultaneously, the heir to the Austrian throne, the archduke Charles.
Either one or both parents were foreign-born, and 18,232 were of German and 10,534 of Irish parentage, on both the father's and the mother's side.
LOHENGRIN, the hero of the German version of the legend of the knight of the swan.
In its application it falls into sharp division in the hands of German and French poets.
His policy had aroused German jealousy, which became evident in the asperity with which the question of Morocco was handled in Berlin.
The last of the direct descendants of Simon Grynaeus was his namesake Simon (1725-1799), translator into German of French and English anti-deistical works, and author of a version of the Bible in modern German (1776).
It was seized in November 1897 by the German fleet, nominally to secure reparation for the murder of two German missionaries in the province of Shantung.
The German government in 1899 declared Kiaochow a free port.
JOHANN GEORG ADAM FORSTER (1754-1794), German traveller and author, was born at Nassenhuben, a small village near Danzig, on the 2 7th of November 1754.
By his translation (from the English) of the Sakuntala of Kalidasa (1791), he first awakened German interest in Indian literature.
Here he became an instructor in German at Harvard in 1825, and in 1830 obtained an appointment as professor of German language and literature there; but his anti-slavery agitation having given umbrage to the authorities, he forfeited his post in 1835, and was ordained Unitarian minister of a chapel at Lexington in Massachusetts in 1836.
The same year German settlers from Pennsylvania founded New Mecklenburg, the present Shepherdstown, on the Potomac, and others soon followed.
"You are a colonel?" shouted the chief of staff with a German accent, in a voice familiar to Prince Andrew.