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What is the correct verb to pair with „das Deo(dorant)“?
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Ich benutze (das) Deodorant. That would be the formally correct way to say that you use the "Deodorant". But you could also use auftragen: Ich trage (das) Deo auf. That is correct as well, but ...

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Appropriateness of the variations of "sorry"
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I'd say it like this: A: Wie viel für eine Bier, bitte? B: "ein Bier" A: Ah, Entschuldigung. Wie viel für ein Bier, bitte? Even though Entschuldigung is a noun it's often used as a shorter ...

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Usage of kostenlos and frei
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kostenlos always belongs to a charge or something you have to pay. frei is a general version of free, that isn't bound to payment. Furthermore there is kostenfrei which is the same as kostenlos

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"Store map" auf Deutsch
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Geschäftsgrundriss Wäre meine erste Wahl, da eindeutig und nicht zu verwechseln. Laden, Geschäft und Filiale lassen sich da beliebig austauschen, je nach dem was für ein Geschäft es ist. ...

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Can an Indikativ Präteritum mental-state introducing a Konjunctiv II Präteritum irreal express a past mental-state about a coeval irreal situation?
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Technicly that is possible. But no German would ever say that in his everyday live. Eines Morgens dachte Meursault daran, wie viel besser es wäre, ohne seine Mutter zu sein. I’d much rather say ...

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