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Zuerst and Zuletzt...declinable?

Hi, Are Zuerst and Zuletzt declinable like Erst and Letzt?

Also, first and last is Erst and letzt, correct?

Thank you!!

April 2, 2018

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erste and letzte are adjectives, they go with nouns and therefore are declined.

zuerst and zuletzt are adverbs, you could translate them as "firstly" and "lastly", in a way. Adverbs don't go with nouns and aren't declined.

April 2, 2018

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Danke.

April 3, 2018

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Good question.

April 3, 2018
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