The 3 meanings of German “doch”

Hello everyone,

and welcome to our German Word of the Day.
This time we will take a look at the 3 ways to use:


And by “taking a look” I mean, we’ll EXPOSE DOCH!
“Oh no, please, don’t expose me!”
Shut up doch, we will expose you! For too long, you have confused learners, but 2021 is the year that’ll end once and for all.
And don’t even think about paying me off like you do with all the other sources and Youtubers. Yes, I know what’s up. You pay textbooks and teachers and websites so they keep putting out unhelpful explanations.
The truth is that that doch actually has a couple of core themes that tie all its uses together. And once we understand that, we can start using like a native speaker.
“Hahaha, not going to happen.”
Well, okay… maybe not that. But at least we won’t be confused anymore and we can explain why it fits where it fits.
So are you ready to clear up one of the biggest myt…
“Hey, Uhm… how owuld you like 10.000 dollars in you bank accou…”
Quiet, doch. You can’t buy me!
“Shiba Inu coin?”
Hmm… better. But still no.
So… are you ready to explain doch once and for all?
Then let’s jump right in….

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