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Conjunctions :Solange er spielt , ist er gesund. I 'm having to much confusion now

It means As long he is playing he is healthy , Why in sentence after comma its written ist er gesund?? it has to be er is gesund according to my knowledge and there are so many sentences like that is coming .I'm missing something and I'm not getting it .HELP ME

April 24, 2018

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April 24, 2018

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"Solange er spielt," (the subordinate clause) is all in position 1 in that example. The verb "ist" then follows in position 2.

Take a look at sub-section 3b in the Verb Position section of the following webpage:

https://www.lsa.umich.edu/german/hmr/Grammatik/Wortstellung/wortstellung.html#verb_position

April 24, 2018
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