"Diese Bücher gehören uns."

April 8, 2013


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

April 8, 2013

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

April 8, 2013

"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

August 18, 2013
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