Infinitival clauses, also known as infinitive phrases, are constructions that involve the preposition “zu” plus an infinitive form of a verb, and they typically occur at the ends of sentences. […]
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To understand when we need to use a double infinitive, we need to recap how to form the different “levels” of the Konjunktiv II, the German general subjunctive. 1. The
The past tense of the general subjunctive in German (Konjunktiv II) is similar to the past perfect: both use a form of one of the helping verbs (sein or haben) in second
German has two forms of the subjunctive: the general and the special subjunctive. The general subjunctive is the one native English speakers think of when referring to the subjunctive (e.g. could, would, should). This