"Does one ever know where one is going?"

February 14, 2013


why Je? what is that!!!!

February 14, 2013

It's an adverb! je and jemals describe the indefinite time aspect in 'ever' – Will you ever change? - Wirst du dich jemals ändern? – like, eventually, at any given time.

February 14, 2013

Weiß man je, wohin man geht? Why is 'man' on the second place in 'wohin man geht'? Can't it be 'wohin geht man'?

July 18, 2013

no, 'wohin man geht' is the dependent clause in this sentence, and german sentence structure dictates that the verb goes at the END of dependent clauses.

July 25, 2013
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