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

Wie sagt man “In order to”?

Can’t find the answer to this question anywhere.

June 1, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Alex168683

It is similar to an infinitive phrase. You separate the phrase with a comma and "um," with the infinitive of the verb after "zu" at the end.

I am calling in order to talk. Ich rufe an, um zu reden.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/german/grammar/verbsinfinitivesrev1.shtml

this website explains it pretty well if I didn't fully answer your question

June 1, 2018

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

Great question and answer.

June 1, 2018
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