Listed below are the definitions provided by Wiktionary.org:

  • Beziehung

    • relation, relationship, connection
  • Verhälntis

    • relation, ratio

    • relationship

    • affair (adulterous relationship)

Is there a guideline or rule for when to use these words? Would both words be acceptable to describe the following: familial relationship or romantic relationship?


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