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When does Das mean there?

Can "Das ist eine Krippe" be translated as "There is a crib"

August 14, 2012

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/shosannadreyfus

No, usually not. It is "this is a crib" or "that is a crib."

August 14, 2012

https://www.duolingo.com/christian

I think you're confusing "das ist" (this/that is) with "da ist" (there is).

August 14, 2012

https://www.duolingo.com/Va46

I think also, "that is a crib."

August 14, 2012
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