Monday, March 29, 2010

Lend & Borrow --- Ausleihen

Germlish = Can you borrow me a pen?

to lend = to give You lend something to someone.
lend, lent, lent

to borrow = to receive You borrow something from someone
borrow, borrowed, borrowed

What you want to say: Can you lend me a pen? or Can I borrow a pen (from you)?

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