lesen

Meanings

1.
to read
(The orinal sense of the family was about collecting, picking. "lesen" then went on to focus on "picking up letters" but the old sense lives on in a few related words.)
Opposite (closest): schreiben
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Word of the Day - "lesen"

"lesen" means "to read" in German. Today, we'll explore its various prefix versions and see some really fascinating connections to English and quality food.

Vocab:

lesen, vorlesen, die Vorlesung, durchlesen, nachlesen, verlesen


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