"He drives to that German state."

January 5, 2013


Is "Er fährt nach diesem Bundesland" incorrect?

January 5, 2013

"nach" does not work here. You can use "nach" with towns or some countries.

January 5, 2013

why not : Er fährt zum Bundesland ?

January 19, 2013

You use "zu" or "zum" when you go to buildings (Rathaus, Bahnhof...) or human being (zu seiner Oma, zum Freund).

March 30, 2013

"German state" is pretty a strange translation for "Bundesland". Maybe "federal state"?

February 24, 2013
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