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ändern in English:

1. amend

Some people want to amend the constitution.
We'll need to amend the contract so that we can pay you more.
The law was amended to include women
The law needs to be amended.
We will amend this address.
Will have to bin 90 per cent of their stock if the law is not amended
Let's revise all the amendments to the contract.
Two years ago it amended the rules to permit doctor-assisted death for minors.
amend a document/a law
Could you amend the report before you send it?
The Diet is likely to amend this unpopular law.
Together, the developers may amend this constitution, provided a 3:1 majority is in agreement.

English word "ändern"(amend) occurs in sets:

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2. alter

The man who is constantly making decisions and being compelled to alter them gets nowhere.
If you alter the plan, you must inform the team members of the changes.
he's an altered man
Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passion, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.
It is not clear whether Lander intended to alter Emmet's style from the beginning.
After weighing all these considerations, the promoters will present their scheme in the form of a private bill; however, they might find themselves forced to alter the route in order to meet criticisms in Parliament.
The word of God is the creation we behold and it is in this word, which no human invention can counterfeit or alter, that God speaketh universally to man.
Trump has also issued secret waivers to ethics rules, so that political appointees can alter regulations that they previously lobbied to dismantle.
The situation has altered radically since last week.
Democrats' convention platform altered to add God after Paul Ryan criticism.
alter ego
He altered his lifestyle when he found out he was sick.
When your expectations are not met, you should alter them.
Why should we alter winemaking methods for wines that are selling well? Montenegrin politicians must do everything in their power to alter that image.
Kathy set about brightening her coworkers' day with fresh muffins when her demoniac alter ago, High Priestess Lilith, convinced her to poison them.

English word "ändern"(alter) occurs in sets:

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3. change

Exact change, please.
The whole world needs to tackle the problem of climate change together.
I am going to inform the post office of the change of my address.
This is to inform you of my address change. Please update your mailing list.
We had to put up with Kunio's poor table manners because he refused to change.
There is an urgent need for understanding how climate change will affect our lives.
I'm thinking of going somewhere for a change of air, since my doctor advises me to.
Try not to spend so much time complaining about things you can't change.
This time I hadn't converted my money yet, so I needed to change Yen into Yuan.
I usually toss my loose change into my desk drawer.
There were a number of reasons for the change.
Another change in family life is the attitude of parents toward children.
Frictions between Japan and the U.S. are easing up for a change.
Has a change in ocean currents occurred?
After reflecting on my life up to now, I decided that I needed to change my goals.

English word "ändern"(change) occurs in sets:

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