Example sentences for: oskar

How can you use “oskar” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • I protested that I was no relation to Oskar Schindler, but this did not seem to make any difference to her.

  • "Perhaps as a reflection of France's relatively smaller economic role, Mr. Strauss-Kahn's exit appeared to create little concern and have much less impact internationally than the resignation in March for political reasons of his German Social Democratic counterpart, Oskar Lafontaine."

  • Indeed, in the book Schindler's List, there are two persons named Schindler: Oskar Schindler, the protagonist, who was a Catholic Sudetendeutscher (ethnic German from Bohemia or Moravia); and a Brigadier Schindler, an official with the Wehrmacht procurement office in Berlin (who one presumes was not Jewish).

  • The novel tells the story of Oskar Matzerath, who was born in 1928 in Danzig (as Grass himself was), a city on the border between Germany and Poland.

  • In an earlier scene, he seemed a figure from a Nazi-era movie: a Jew obsessed with a German woman, in this case Oskar's mother, whom he begs on bended knee to run away with him to London.

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