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"Did you answer me, if you gave the cat food?"

Translation:Svarede du mig på, om du gav katten mad?

June 12, 2015

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

What role does the på play here? Maybe a German explanation could help? I can't see the nuance.


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    "Hast du mir darauf geantwortet, ob du der Katze Essen gabst?"


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

    Alles klar! Tak!


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

    As a native Dane, i find nothing wrong about leaving out the "på" here. It's probably not strictly correct according to the rules of grammar, but colloquially I doubt many will complain.

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