flavouring particles

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  1. mal
    • Sag mal
    • used with imperatives, softens the tone of the command
  2. denn
    • was brauchst du denn?
    • used with questions to show the personal interest of the speaker, makes the question less abrupt
  3. doch
    • Kauf das Brot doch bei Reinhardt. Geh doch nicht in den Supermark.
    • used to persuade listener to do something

    • positive response to a negative question:
    • Gehst du heute nicht einkaufen?... aren't you going shopping today?
    • Doch... yes, I am
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flavouring particles
german flavouring particles
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