dastehen

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

da- +‎ stehen

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdaːˌʃteːən/
  • Hyphenation: da‧ste‧hen

VerbEdit

dastehen (irregular strong, third-person singular present steht da, past tense stand da, past participle dagestanden, past subjunctive stände da or stünde da, auxiliary haben or sein)

  1. to stand there

Usage notesEdit

Only the auxiliary haben is used in northern and central Germany. In southern Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, sein is common in the vernacular and also, alternatively, in standard usage.

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