towns


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towns

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townsman
nStädter m, → Stadtmensch m; (= citizen)Bürger m; my fellow townsmenmeine (lieben) Mitbürger
townspeople
plStädter pl, → Stadtmenschen pl; (= citizens)Bürger pl
townswoman
nBürgerin f; the townswomen of Paisleydie Bewohnerinnen or Bürgerinnen plvon Paisley; townswomen’s guild Frauenvereinigung mit gesellschaftlichen Aufgaben
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References in classic literature ?
By the next morning he was to have learnt all the towns in Zealand by heart, and to know about them all that is possible to be known.
In the strange towns and cities I wandered through, the only place for me to go was the saloon.
The result, however, of this decision was to create a rivalry entirely without precedent between the different towns of these two States.
Aunt Em was greatly relieved to find this town "neither paper nor patch-work," and the only surprising thing about it was that it was so far distant from all other towns.
Now you must know that a Town Mouse once upon a time went on a visit to his cousin in the country.
The third draught that I craved from the fount of knowledge was enlightenment concerning the character known as A Man About Town. He was more vague in my mind than a type should be.
This was the first town house one passed driving in from the farm, a landmark which told country people their long ride was over.
There weekly arrive in this town scores of green Vermonters and New Hampshire men, all athirst for gain and glory in the fishery.
So I was up and out of the town while as yet most of the inhabitants were in the throes of getting up.
"To my old country--to the town where I was born--up Lantern Yard.
He lived in a little town called, Puddleby- on-the-Marsh.
So here Ulysses slept, overcome by sleep and toil; but Minerva went off to the country and city of the Phaeacians--a people who used to live in the fair town of Hypereia, near the lawless Cyclopes.