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Dies ist vor allen Dingen Ihrem Einsatz zu verdanken.

why "Ihrem Einsatz" is dativ?

August 4, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/qfish

"Verdanken" needs the dativ for the thing/person you owe something to

Er verdankt es seinem Gl├╝ck.
Ich verdanke dir mein Leben.

August 4, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/GooDDmann

oh that is clear. thanks :-)

August 4, 2017
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