folgen

Meanings

1.
to follow, to come after
(The being or thing followed is in Dative. This is also what you need for following on social media.)
2.
to result
("folgen aus+Dative" - ONLY in the sense of thoughts and deductions, not actual results. Often a translation where English would say "That means" or "this implies")
3.
to succeed something/someone
("folgen auf+Acc" - can be used )

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Word of the Day - "folgen"

'folgen' means 'to follow', but there's much more it than that. Today, we'll explore the family and find a surprising connection to English.

Vocab:

folgen, die Folge, infolgedesen,folglich, zufolge, folgenlos


Word of the Day - "fordern"

A fun look at the meaning of "fordern" and "fördern" and what demanding has to do with support, challenges and mining. In short: lots of useful words.

Vocab:

forder, fördern, die Forderung, die Förderung, befördern, erforderm, herausfordern, auffordern, unterfordern


Word of the Day - "folgen" - Folge 2

Today, we'll take a look at the prefix verbs of "folgen"and see how success relates to following. Special guest: folgern.

Vocab:

folgen, verfolgen, befolgen, erfolgen, der Erfolg, folgern, die Folgerung


Word Family

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