Grammar Term:
Two Way Preposition

Translation: die Wechselpräposition
Every preposition in German goes with a case. The Two Way Prepositions are a group that can go with two cases (Accusative and Dative). A rule of thumb is it's the prepositions that you can show with an olive and a coffee cup. Yeah... I know...

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Two-Way Prepositions Explained

Two way prepositions are prepositions that can go with Accusative or Dative. And which one to use depends on what YOU want to say (and if that makes sense :))


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