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vorsprechen

1.
to "show"-say
(When you say something that you then want someone else to repeat.)
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to read for, to audition for
(In the context of movie and theater, when you try to get a role or a place in the school.)
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Word Family

Root: *spere-

The core idea of the root (according to English sources) was:

ankle

German sources have the meaning for focused on motion and describe it as

twitching with the foot, unrest

In German, it shifted toward a sense of tracking (by foot) and then kept going toward the sense of perceiving.

English doesn’t have many relatives – spur, spoor, spurn.
They haven’t shifted their meaning as much, so they’re still somewhat close to ankle or to a broad sense of twitching.

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1 year ago

What does this mean?
Bitte sprechen Sie in der Zeit von 08:00-11:00 Uhr in dem Institut vor

Does it mean to come by to the institute during the given time?



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