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um... zu (um zu)


in order to, to
(Only works if the subject on "both sides" is the same. "I do X to do Y (so I can do Y).")


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When to use "zu" or "um zu"

A thorough look at the difference between "zu" and "um zu" and a quick test to find out which one to use. All as funny video, and as a more detailed text :)

German Gym - Work your "zu... um... zu"

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