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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/loesje123

"Er isst Mittagessen mit Ihnen."

January 3, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/maureenp

Oh! Thanks, that's really helpful.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/loesje123

Ihnen is also them. so why is it wrong if i put. he eats lunch with them


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/christian

Because "Ihnen" is capitalised.

  • mit Ihnen = with you (formal)

  • mit ihnen = with them


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/couchdoor

but why is 'them' offered as a possible translation?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/christian

It's an error.

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