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freuen

Meanings

1.
to make happy
(only for a momentary situation where a thing or fact makes a person happy. For for long term joy bringers. You'd use "froh machen" or "glücklich machen" for that.)
2.
to be glad, to be happy about, to be excited
("sich über jemanden/etwas freuen"with "über" the idea is that you're happy about something that is present or reality.)
3.
to look forward to, to be excited
("sich auf etwas freuen " ; with "auf" it's about being happy in anticipation of something)

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Word of the Day - "freuen"

We'll learn about the core meaning of the verb "freuen" and find out how and when to use "sich freuen auf" and "sich freuen über" with lots of examples.

Vocab:

freuen, sich freuen über, sich freuen auf


Word Family

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