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"Diese Bücher gehören uns."

April 8, 2013

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

No: "hören" = "to hear" (part. perf: gehört), "gehören" + Dativ = "to belong to"


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

I thought "gehören" meant "to hear" or "to have heard".


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

"Hören" by itself does mean "to hear". It seems as though prefixes can make verbs with very different meanings.

suchen = to search / versuchen = to try

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