Sentence examples of "previous to" in English

He died previous to my arrival. Er ist vor meiner Ankunft gestorben.
The accident happened previous to my arrival. Der Unfall ereignete sich vor meiner Ankunft.
I would like to retract my previous statement. Ich würde gerne meine vorhergehende Erklärung widerrufen.
I regret that a previous engagement prevents me from accepting your kind invitation. Ich bedaure, dass ich aufgrund einer früher eingegangenen Verpflichtung Ihre freundliche Einladung nicht annehmen kann.
He asked the policeman how many people had been killed in traffic accidents the previous day. Er fragte den Polizisten, wie viele Menschen am Vortag bei Verkehrsunfällen ums Leben gekommen waren.
"Would you like to buy a suit?" the shopkeeper asked Dima, who brought the smells of the previous night with him as he walked through the door. "Möchten Sie einen Anzug kaufen?" fragt die Ladeninhaberin Dima, der die Gerüche der letzten Nacht mit sich brachte, als er durch die Tür ging.
The previous sentence is true. Der vorherige Satz ist wahr.
He said that he had met her on the previous day. Er sagte, dass er sich mit ihr am Vortag getroffen hätte.
Complete the following form to know who you could have been in a previous life. Fülle das folgende Formular aus, um zu erfahren, wer du in deinem vorigen Leben gewesen sein könntest.
Has your neck thickened during the previous year? Ist dein Hals im letzten Jahr dicker geworden?
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