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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BigBob8989

"We will cease that."

April 12, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BigBob8989

Wow, einstellen really is a flexible word...


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/st1va

How do I know when einstellen means to stop and when it means to hire?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/bf2010
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"jemanden einstellen", "to hire someone" is about a person like in "Ich habe eine neuen Arbeiter eingestellt".

On the other hand, "etwas einstellen" or "etwas beenden" translates as "to stop something" ie. it is about a behavior like "Stellt diesen Krach ein" (Stop that noise),

Hope that helps :-)


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

Is it abbrechen instead of einstellen?

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