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Wann wirst du zu Hause ankommen? is just fine for asking someone when the person will arrive at his/her home. If you live with your partner, you can also say Wann wirst du nach Hause kommen? or a bit more informal Wann wirst du heimkommen? to ask her when she will come home. Wann wirst du zu Hause eintreffen? is fine, but I would ...


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These words are indeed very closely related and can be used synonymously in most cases. All of the above express that I doubt the correctness of this statement. Ich zweifle an der Richtigkeit dieser Aussage. Ich zweifle die Richtigkeit dieser Aussage an. Ich bezweifle die Richtigkeit dieser Aussage. There is no significant difference af ...


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Ankommen vs Eintreffen There is a difference between ankommen and eintreffen. The former one is much more generic, you can also "ankommen/arrive" at a certain state of mind. If the journey was stressful and long, the host will often say to the eintreffenden (arriving) guests: "Kommt (or formal: Kommen Sie) erst mal an!" in the sense of taking off the ...


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There are indeed very subtle differences in both meaning and usage. Something that hasn't been mentioned here before: you can use zweifeln without any object at all: Ich zweifle. would be possible to say and is as general as Ich denke. or Ich glaube. Another example: Glaubst Du nun endlich an die Auferstehung? Nein, ich zweifle immer noch. ...


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"ankommen" and "eintreffen" are quite the same in the meaning of arriving at a destination or place. So both are fine with both sentences: Wann wirst du zu Hause ankommen? Wann wirst du zu Hause eintreffen? Sie wird um 6:00 Uhr ankommen. Sie wird um 6:00 Uhr eintreffen.


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Firstly, there are differences in grammar. "Anzweifeln" and "bezweifeln" can both take a direct object, while "zweifeln" connects with an object using the preposition "an" (which is likely where "anzweifeln comes from :) Ich zweifele an etwas. vs. Ich zweifele etwas an. Ich bezweifele etwas. As far as meaning goes, I'd say that "anzweifeln" ...



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