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die Hauptspeise



the main course

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False Friends Explained - "spenden vs to spend"

German 'spenden' and English 'to spend' are classic false friends. Today, we'll learn what 'spenden' means, and how to say 'to spend' in various context.


spenden, die Spende, spendieren, die Speise, die Spesen, ausgeben, verbringen

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Root: *(s)pen-
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