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what is the difference between seid and bist?

i cant tell the difference

February 8, 2018

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Both are forms of the verb "sein" (to be). "Bist" is second person singular (du = you, one person); "seid" is second person plural (ihr = you, several persons).

Example:

Du bist klug. -- You are smart. (talking to one person)

Ihr seid klug. --- You are smart. (talking to more than one person)

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