Wegen (des Wetters)

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wegen (des Wetters)


because of, due to; concerning, regarding (the weather)




Wegen is always followed by a noun in the genitive.

Der Flug fällt wegen des Sturms aus.

The flight is cancelled because of the storm.

Deswegen refers back to a reason that was previously mentioned.

Wir waren im Urlaub. Deswegen haben wir nicht angerufen.

We were on vacation. Therefore, we didn't call.

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