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johnl
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What are the differences between "Kunststoff" and "Plastik"?

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Berlin 1923 & 1925 Address Book Abbreviations "I", "E", "Kgst" and "Mb"

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How to translate old German (before 1920)

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Why does "fragen" take two accusatives?

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Is "wissen" the only verb in German to have an irregular present tense?

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Why is the superlative of "nah" not "am nähsten" but "am nächsten"?

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What does the abbreviation »ankl« mean in German?

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What does 'vong' mean?

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Gab es einen deutschen "posh accent"?

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Warum ist es zur Rechten und nicht immer zum Recht/e?

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Why no article before "Verbindungen" in this sentence?

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what type of conjunctions is "dass"?

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What does "können" refer to in this sentence?

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Why is the indefinite article used with a plural noun?

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When to use “lieber” or “besser”?

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Zur Qual werden | zur Frau werden

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"Es schadet einem nicht." What is the meaning of "einem" here?

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If „Aquarius 2“ (a ship) is feminine, what's the gender of „Aquarius“ (a ship)?

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Werden untergeordnete Nebensätze seltener?

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der Meinung / der Ansicht sein: What is the case in these examples?

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Relativsatz mit dialektaler/umgs. Wortfolge oder eigenständiger Satz?

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Weird isolated Nebensätze: "Dass ich nicht lache!" and other isolated clauses with "Dass ..."

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What does Gern mean in this context?

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Muss man hier "den" oder "dem" schreiben?

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"Ob es not tue" / "ob es not tut". What does it mean?

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Are there any literary refrerences to cloth that is called "Kümmel und Salz"?

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Wie schreibt man "der/die/das"(kursiv bzw. großgeschrieben) in handschriftlichen Texten?

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Ich habe kein Problem damit oder Ich habe da kein Problem mit?

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"... die, die die Erde zugrunde gerichtet haben ..."

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Are the expressions "zum Besuch" or "zu Besuch" interchangeable