from where
(Is often split into two parts and becomes "Wo... her?". The "her" then tends to latch on to a verb and become a prefix.)
Opposite: daher
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Questions in German - Question words

In this lesson, we'll learn the question words and the grammar you need to properly ask questions in German. With audio examples and quizzes.

Word Family

This root was essentially a pointer to a presence that was not yourself.

this, that here

It could be a person or thing, but also a place or a time.
Here’s an overview over the relatives

  • he, him, his
  • her
  • it (used to be “hit”)
  • here
  • hither
  • cis-
  • et cetera

German and English sources “spell” the root very differently, but I think they’re talking about the same thing.

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