Difference between Unbedingt and Notwendig.
Both "Unbedingt" and "Notwendig" seem to mean "necessary".
Could someone explain the differences, preferably using them in a small sentence please?
Thank you very much.
"Unbedingt" means more "absolute(ly)" Das ist unbedingt notwendig - That is absolutely necessary Nicht unbedingt - Not necessarily (but think more "not absolutely")
To me "unbedingt" is more a matter of opinion and "notwendig" is more a matter of necessity. Wenn I tell somebody he has to visit Berlin when in Germany: "Du musst unbedingt Berlin besuchen." it is my opinion. After the terrible fire under the fly-over on the Autobahn it was necessary to build a new one: "Es war notwendig, eine neue Autobahnbrücke zu bauen, weil die alte total zerstört war."