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answered Difference between “weil” and “denn”
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comment How to translate “being a”?
These examples are grammatically correct but unidiomatic. Germans don't typically use "zu sein" gerunds. Active verbs sound better: I'd try "Sich an eine vegetarische Diät zu halten..." or "Als Vegetarier zu leben..." .
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answered Nuance of “Verschlechterung” not captured by any English equivalent?