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im

Pronunciation: /ɪm/

Präposition + Artikel

  • 1
    also: in dem
  • 3 (zeitlich)im Mai/Januar
    in May/January
    im Jahre 1648
    in [the year] 1648
    im letzten Jahr
    last year
    im Alter von 50 Jahren
    at the age of 50
  • 4 (Verlauf)etwas im Sitzen tun
    do something [while] sitting down
    noch im Laufen
    while still running
    im Gehen/Kommen sein

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IM

Cultural Note: IM — inoffizieller Mitarbeiter

This term refers to 'unofficial collaborators' of the Stasi, Staatssicherheitsdienst These informers were often ordinary people in the former GDR who had been recruited or pressurized by the Stasi to spy on neighbours, family, and friends. However, some were prominent figures in the West.

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