tragt - wearing or carrying?

The adverb tragt has two meanings which can change depending on the sentence.

September 11, 2013


Yes. It's a verb though, not an adverb. And if you think about it, if you wear something, in some way you are carrying it, too.

September 11, 2013

So it's like the French verb 'porter'? (any French-and-German speakers out there?)

September 24, 2013

the infinitive is: tragen = to carry, to wear and some prefixes can change the translation even more examples: beitragen= to participate; vertragen= to make up after a disagreement/fight; ├╝bertragen= to transfer; betragen= to sum up to

September 26, 2013

You're right.

September 11, 2013
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