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Sie (they / formal you)

Hello, I have something I've been questioning myself.

Let's suppose: Sie essen einen Apfel.

How could I tell if it is THEY or YOU (formal). is there anyway? Nop, right? The only way I could know is by the context of the conversation, isn't it?

April 12, 2013

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Yes, you are right, the only way is by context. However, if "Sie" is not the first word, it is capitalized for "you" and not capitalized for "they".

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