da

Meanings

1.
there
(counterpart to "here", more common than "dort")
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2.
here, present
(as in "I'm there for you." for example.)
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3.
at that moment, that's when...
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4.
because
(more formal sounding synonym for "weil", grammar is the same as "weil")
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Time 6 - Actions

We'll learn how to properly arrange actions (clauses) in time using the German words for before, after and while. Also: difference between nachdem and danach and others

Vocab:

bevor, vorher, danach, nachdem, während


The meaning of "da"

A thorough look at the meaning of the German "da" and why it seems to mean "here" and "there" at the same time.


rauf, herauf, drauf, hinauf - A Deeper Look at Versions

Word Family

It’s the core of words like the, there, then and so on.

English etymological sources mention the root as *so-, while German ones spell it with “t”, but it’s in essence the same.

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