dürfen

Meanings

1.
to have a permission, to be allowed to, may, can
Opposite (closest): nicht dürfen

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The Verb 2 - The Modal Verbs

Let's get to know the German modal verbs (and one of their verb friends). We'll learn what they mean and how to conjugate them. With lots of audio examples.


The meaning of "dürfen"

A thorough look at the German modal verb "dürfen". We'll learn where it comes from, how it gots the meanings it has today and what related words there are.

Vocab:

duerfen, der Bedarf, bedürftig, das Bedürfnis


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