gehen

Meanings

1.
to go
(walking and sometimes also a generic word for going places. But NOT as broad as in English. You do not use "gehen" in combination with things that drive or fly.)
Opposite (closest): kommen
2.
to function, to work
(for electrical devices as well as plans)
3.
to be about
("gehen um" - used to tell the topic or theme of a movie, book, project or conversation.)

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Word of the Day - "gehen um"

A fun look at the meaning of "umgehen" and what "walking around" has to do with "handling". And also a look at the combo "gehen um" and why it's super useful.

Vocab:

gehen um, umgehen


Word Family

Root: *ghē-

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