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    Possession

    Hi everybody,

    Can you express the possession of sth. with 'from', ex.: The dog from the boy next to us was missing.

    Thanks for your help!


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    Re: Possession

    Quote Originally Posted by Sunshine View Post
    Hi everybody,

    Can you express the possession of sth. with 'from', ex.: The dog from the boy next to us was missing.

    Thanks for your help!
    Guten Abend liebe Sunshine,

    Der entlaufener Hund gehört ihm.

    No, I do not think it works that way.


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    Re: Possession

    Quote Originally Posted by Sunshine View Post
    Hi everybody,

    Can you express the possession of sth. with 'from', ex.: The dog from the boy next to us was missing.

    Thanks for your help!
    I have never seen such a usage.


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    Re: Possession

    Guten Morgen!

    Thanks to both of you, you support my assumption.

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