|12.1 Most common way of negation in German|
There are many ways of negation of a phrase. The most common one is with nicht.
|Er kommt nicht = He does not come.|
The English not corresponds to nicht.
To answer declining to a question there is another word nein.
|You want an apple? No, thanks. = Willst du einen Apfel? Nein, danke.|
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