https://www.duolingo.com/MarcEvans

"Niemand hatte sonst je davon erfahren, nicht einmal ihre Tochter."

January 16, 2013

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/MarcEvans

What is the "sonst" doing in this sentence?

January 16, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Sam.Goodman

"Sonst" can be understood as "else" and is used to fortify the meaning of "no one". So you would translate it as "No one else..."

January 20, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Musetta

Does anyone have a clue, why is the "sonst" separated from the "Niemand"?

April 23, 2013
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