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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/cluney2

How to ask someone to move a tad so I can get through.

Ok so I was wondering if I could say Excuse me as in can I please get through. I was using Entschuldige but I'm not sure if this is correct. In English we use Excuse me to get someone's attention and to try to get past someone in asking them to move a tad.

September 26, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/judith458282

Hi I'd use Entschuldigung = excuse me


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Evelyn1672

doesn't that mean i'm sorry?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/kwis20171

Just say Entschuldigung


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

Entschuldigung, könnten Sie bitte einen Schritt zur Seite gehen, damit ich durch kann?

Entschuldigung, könnten Sie mich bitte durchlassen / vorbeilassen?

Entschuldigung, Ihnen ist gerade das Portemonnaie runtergefallen!

As the last example shows, I'd also use Entschuldigung as a way to get someone's attention even in a case where you are not asking them to do something ("You just dropped your wallet!").


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/cluney2

So what's the difference between Entschuldigung and Entschuldige? Can Entschuldigung mean please squizy over and Entschuldige can't mean that? Or are they interchangeable?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BobThomas12

rudsh dich bitte :)

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