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"Geb es unserem Vater."

February 11, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Siddhartha_90

I thought it was er/es/sie 'gibt' for geben?


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

It's the imperative (command) form here, but you're right that the German sentence is wrong. It should be "gib" or "gebt" or "geben Sie".

Using "geb" instead of "gib" is a mistake frequently made by native speakers in colloquial speech.

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