33 Answered Questions for the topic Differences
Is there a difference between "anschalten" and "einschalten"?
Is there a difference between *anschalten* and *einschalten*?If I turn on the TV, oven, heat, start the car etc., can either verb be used?
What are the differences between "bekommen", "erhalten", "entgegennehmen", "empfangen", "besorgen" and "kriegen"?
Do they all mean *to receive* or *to obtain*? What are the differences in the use of these words?
Difference between "kaufen", "einkaufen", "aufkaufen" and "ankaufen"?
I'd like to know: - What's the difference? - Which one needs *akkusativ-object*?
For the time being vs. "for now"?
Consider the following passages:> A litter made of two rifles and two field jackets would suffice **for now**. That was good news; another bit was that the EPW was a lieutenant, a regimental... more
Is there a difference between 'Gegenstand', 'Sache', 'Ding', and 'Dinge'?
Is there a difference between 'Gegenstand', 'Sache', 'Ding', and 'Dinge'? Can we use them interchangeably?
What is the difference between “ändern” and “verändern”?
I'm still confused about the difference between *ändern* and *verändern*. I have read something about *ändern* only being used with small changes and *verändern* when something changes totally. But... more
What is the difference between “der Zug” and “die Bahn”?
What is the difference between *der Zug* and *die Bahn* (besides the gender of course)? When should one be used and not the other?