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Was sind direkte und indirekte Objekte?

Ich lese hier in Fragen immer wieder die Begriffe direktes Objekt indirektes Objekt Diese Begriffe werden, meiner Beobachtung nach, (fast) ausschließlich von Leuten verwendet, die Deutsch als ...
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A genitive complement with a seeming tacit feminine noun

In a novel written in English, police in a large city suspect a certain unkempt young man, the protagonist, of being a vagrant, and they have trouble with lots of those converging on that city. His ...
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"Es schadet einem nicht." What is the meaning of "einem" here?

I saw it on link to youtube, at 1:18 the following sentence: Es schadet einem nicht According to my understanding, "es schadet nicht" simply means "it doesn't hurt". But what is the meaning if "...
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When does "nicht" stand before and when after a direct object expressed by a noun? [duplicate]

I understand that objects expressed by pronouns usually go in front of "nicht" and objects expressed by a noun or a pronoun with a preposition usually go after "nicht", but what should I do with ...