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Beiden vs. Zwei ?

When does one use 'Beiden' as opposed to 'Zwei' if they both mean 'two'. I understand that 'Zwei' is the number two.. but a translation using 'Zwei' that in English meant 'These are the two forms' was wrong. Why?

May 22, 2012



'Beiden' is used as "both", not as the number two.


Hmm. That is what confused me.. in the translation I had written 'both' and it told me that it was wrong and that the correct answer was 'two'

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