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

"Ihr esst eine Erdbeere."

December 27, 2012

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

I see no way of differentiating between "er isst" and "ihr esst"...


[deactivated user]

    You are right, but by time you can differentiate between i and e


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

    How can you(plural) eat only one strawberry?


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

    I also clearly heard "er ist."


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/rednaxela4

    I believe using the 2nd person plural is a form of polite speech when talking to one person, as vous in French or вы in Russian. Please correct me if I'm wrong.


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

    No, the polite form for singular or plural is the 3rd person plural, "Sie". It always has a capital letter :)

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