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Unformatted text preview: dictionary. True Cognates English equivalent Test Text Butter Buch Lampe Milch Land Park Computer Schule Auto sing en test en park en praktizier en Internationalisms English equivalent Radio Vision Toilette Nation All the above words are called true cognates . Proper names of places and people usually also help understanding a foreign text. Names English equivalent Kanada Amerika 1 Europa New York Schweiz Österreich However, there are a few words, which can be misleading in that they are what is referred to “false cognates”. Here are some examples. Gift Mist bekommen spenden Bohne 2...
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