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globalisation

increasing business, cultural and other contacts between countries, Globalisierung

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acid rain (acid= a type of liquid that reacts chemically with other materials, sometimes dissolving them)

saurer Regen, rain which contains harmful chemicals as a result of burning substances such as oil and coal

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air pollution

damage caused to the air by harmful substances or waste, Atmosphärenverschmutzung

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global warming

globale Erwärmung, rise in the world's temperature

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hazardous waste

dangerous, Giftmüll, toxischer Abfall

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ozone depletion

Ozonabbau, reduction in the ozone layer (layer of air above the Earth containing ozone which prevents harmful ultraviolet light from the sun from reaching Earth)

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smog

air pollution found in cities caused by a mixture of smoke, gases and chemicals (the word has been formed from smoke + fog)

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water pollution

Wasserverschmutzung

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overpopulation (over- =too much , overpupulated)

Überbevölkerung

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overfishing

Überfischung

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rainforest destruction

destroying forest in a tropical area which receives a lot of rain, Regenwaldzerstörung

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greenhouse effect

Treibhauseffekt

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gases (gas)

substance in a form that is neither solid nor liquid, Gase

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atmosphere

Atmosphäre, the mixture of gases around the Earth

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polar ice caps

ice covering the areas at the North and South Poles, "polare Eiskappe"

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climate change

Klimawandel

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species (s and p are the same)

Art/Spezies, types

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endangered

very few in number, at risk of becoming extinct, gefährdet

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extinct

not existing any longer, erloschen/ausgestorben

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worldwide

weltweit/global, all over the world

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green parties

grüne Parteien

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green or ecological policies

grüne oder ökologische Politik

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protecting the environment

die Umwelt schützen

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conservation (organisations)

Naturschutz (Organisationen)

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(nature) reserves

(Natur-)Schutzgebiete

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organic (food)

Bio (Lebensmittel)

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environmentally friendly

umweltfreundlich

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ecologically sound

ökologisch verträglich/sinnvoll

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They attempt to dispose of waste in a more responsible way.

Sie versuchen, Abfälle auf verantwortungsvollere Weise zu entsorgen.

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recycling

rezyklieren, wiederverwerten

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to reduce the carbon footprint

den Kohlenstoff-Fußabdruck verringern

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fossil fuels

fossile Brennstoffe

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globalisation, globalise, global, globally

Globalisierung(n), globalisieren (v), global (adj), global (adv)

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environment, environmentalist, environmental, environmentally

Umwelt (n), Umweltschützer*in (n), ökologisch (adj), ökologisch (adv)

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pollution, pollutant, pollute, polluting

Verschmutzung (n), Schadstoff (n), verschmutzen (v), verunreinigend (adj)

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destruction, destroy, destructive, destructively

Zerstörung (n), zerstören (v), zerstörerisch (adj), zerstörerisch (adv)

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disposal, dispose, disposable

Entsorgung (n), entsorgen (v), entsorgbar (adj)

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reduction, reduce, reduced

Reduktion (n), reduzieren (v), reduziert (adj)

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wing

Flügel

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beak

Schnabel

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eggs

Eier

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nest

Nest

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feather

Feder

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fur

Fell, Pelz

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paw

Pfote

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claws

Krallen

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whiskers

Schnurrhaare

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tail

Schwanz, Schweif

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hoof

Huf

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mane

Mähne

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horns

Hörner

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bud

Knospe

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petals

Blütenblätter

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pollen

Blütenstaub, Pollen

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thorn

Dorn

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leaf, leaves

Blatt, Blätter

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stem

Stiel, Halm, Stängel

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bough

Ast, Zweig

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twig

dünner Zweig, Ästchen

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roots

Wurzeln

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trunk

Stamm, Baumstamm (auch Koffer, Kofferraum)

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bark

Baumrinde

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frog

Frosch

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whale

Wal

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shark

Haifisch

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bat

Fledermaus

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worm

Wurm

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deer (s and p are the same)

Hirsch, Reh

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owl

Eule

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fox

Fuchs

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snail

Schnecke

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crab

Krabbe, Krebs

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pigeon

Taube

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peacock

Pfau

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seal (sea lion)

Seehund, Robbe (Seelöwe)

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to flower/ to blossom

blühen, erblühen

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Let's pick some flowers/fruit (NOT PICK UP)

Lass uns ein paar Blumen/Früchte pflücken

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these birds lay their eggs on the ground

Diese Vögel legen ihre Eier auf dem Boden.

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Bees collect pollen from flowers to make honey

Bienen sammeln Pollen von Blumen, um Honig zu machen

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grow quickly/ we grew some tomatoes (intransitive or transitive)

grow quickly/ we grew some tomatoes (anbauen, anpflanzen, wachsen)

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these animals breed in the spring/ My neighbour breeds Burmese cats. (intransitive or transitive)

Diese Tiere brüten im Frühjahr/ Mein Nachbar züchtet burmesische Katzen. (brüten, fortpflanzen, züchten)

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pick up

aufheben (something has fallen from its normal position or someone drops it, not with flowers/fruit)

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pyjamas (always plural)

Schlafanzug

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collar

Kragen

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zip

Reissverschluss

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cuff

Manschette, Stulpen, Ärmelaufschlag

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hem

Saum

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sleeve

Ärmel

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hood

Kapuze

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hoodie

Kapuzenpullover

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badge

Abzeichen, Aufkleber, Button

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bikini

Bikini

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belt

Gürtel

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buckle

Schnalle, Gürtelschnalle

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bra

BH

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sole

Sohle

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heel

Absatz, Ferse

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laces

Schnürsenkel

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helmet

Helm

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slippers

Hausschuhe, Finken

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