I get confused each time I see sich in a sentence. I know it's used with reflexive verbs, but the problem is sometimes I cannot convince myself of the way it's used. Examples like: In der Presse ...
I've been studying German for some time and still I'm always unsure where to put the sich particle; this insecurity slows down my speech, in particular. Can somebody give a rule and an example with ...
(a) Er ist stolz auf sich selbst. is a natural translation of "He is proud of himself." My question is whether (b) Er ist stolz auf ihn selbst. is correct or not? That is, when the ...