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"Chemistry is appealing to the student."

March 3, 2013

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

Could, 'Die Chemie spricht auf dem Schüler an.' not work here?


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

no, because "ansprechen" needs a subject and an object in accusative to work.: "Chemie spricht den Schüler an." But in general "ansprechen" and "gefallen" can be synonyms.

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