Sentence examples of "um" in German

Treffen wir uns um eins. Let's meet at one o'clock.
Tom bat mich um Hilfe. Tom came to me for help.
Er ist um die vierzig. He is about forty.
Er sah sich verlegen um. He looked around uneasily.
Die Nachricht warf mich um. I was floored by the news.
Er spart um ein Haus zu kaufen. He is saving in order to buy a house.
Sie sprachen leise, um das Baby nicht aufzuwecken. They spoke quietly so as not to wake the baby.
Wir saßen um das Feuer. We sat round the fire.
Tom tat es um seines Landes willen. Tom did it for the sake of his country.
Ich stehe um sieben auf. I get up at 7:00.
Er fragte um meinen Rat. He asked for my advice.
Um was handelt es sich? What's it all about?
Sie reist um die Welt. She is traveling around the world.
Ich komme um sechs Uhr zurück. I'll be back by six o'clock.
Ich renne, um den Zug zu erreichen. I am running in order to catch the train.
Sie gab alles, um den Test zu bestehen. She worked hard so as to pass the test.
Wir spazierten um den Teich herum. We walked round the pond.
Wir studieren die Vergangenheit um der Zukunft willen. We study the past for the sake of the future.
Er ist um Mitternacht angekommen. He arrived at midnight.
Sie bat um eine Gehaltserhöhung. She put in for a raise.
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