Grammar Term:
Relative Pronoun

Translation: das Relativpronomen
Relative pronouns are a special type of pronoun that directly anchor a side sentence to an entity within a main sentence. Some of them can also take the role of the entity itself.

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Relative Pronouns in German

A fun look at the basics of relative clauses in German, how they're completely different than in English and the one thing that unites all relative clauses world-wide.

German Relative Clauses 2 - The Details

In part two of the (two part) series, we'll talk about the nitty gritty of German relative clauses: skipping the pronoun, using prepositions and a weird split.

German Relative Clauses 3 - Exercise
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