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What is the difference between vorkommen and passieren? Options
Posted: Monday, July 6, 2015 6:55:23 PM

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Posted: Tuesday, July 7, 2015 4:34:58 AM

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In most cases it is probably similar to the difference between 'happen' and 'occur, i.e. hardly any.
There are, however some additional meanings of 'vorkommen'.
You can find some of them here.

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