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zufällig gerade; gerade {adv} (+ vor sich gehende Handlung) [listen] as it happened; as it so happened (used as a parenthesis); it happened that; it (just) so happened that (+ ongoing action)

Ich hatte zufällig gerade ein paar Minuten frei. As it happened, I had a few minutes to spare.

Als ich anrief, waren die Kinder gerade im Garten. It (so) happened that the children were playing in the garden when I called.

Zum Glück war gerade niemand im Haus, als es zur Explosion kam. Fortunately, it happened (that) there was no one in the house when the explosion occurred.
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