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Published on October 25, 2008

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Deutsch I für Anfänger : Deutsch I für Anfänger Introduction to Articles Beginning German I What are Nouns? : What are Nouns? A noun is a word that names something: something tangible - a person, a place, a thing, an animal something intangible - an event, an activity, an idea, an abstraction, an emotion, a concept In German, all NOUNS are CAPITALIZED. What are Articles? : What are Articles? An article is a word placed before a noun to show whether the noun refers to a particular person, animal, place, thing, event or idea or whether the noun refers to an unspecified person, thing, animal, place, event or idea. “the” “a, an” “der, die, das” “ein, eine” Definite Articles : Definite Articles der Nouns considered masculine in gender may be people who are male: der Mann, der Soldat, der Junge, der Kapitän, der Mensch, der König Or they may be nouns with no concept of gender in the English language: der Tisch, der Stuhl, der Park, der Realismus, der Wagen, der Tag Definite Articles : Definite Articles die Nouns considered feminine in gender may be people who are female: die Frau, die Mutter, die Königin Or they may be nouns with no concept of gender in the English language: die Tür, die Sonne, die Erde, die Demokratie, die Straße die Gesundheit, die Wirklichkeit Definite Articles : Definite Articles das Nouns considered neuter in gender may still be people: das Kind, das Mädchen, das Fräulein Or they may be nouns with no concept of gender in the English language: das Ende, das Hotel, das Haus, das Buch, das Bett, das Licht masculine feminine neuter : masculine feminine neuter der die das ein eine ein der Mann die Frau das Kind ein König eine Königin Articles and Noun Genders ein Knabe Plural articles : Plural articles The definite article is always “die”. Plural nouns have no indefinite articles. “ein” and “eine” = “a” so there is only one - no plural is possible with “ein”, but “einige” = a few. die Noun Gender and Pronouns : Noun Gender and Pronouns The gender of a noun (der, die, das) determines which pronoun will be used in reference to that noun. Der Mann ist hier. Er ist hier. Slide 10: Noun Gender and Pronouns The pronoun agrees in the gender of the noun article even when the noun is not a person or and animal and has no natural gender (sex). Der Wind ist kalt. Er ist kalt. Die Blume ist schön. Sie ist schön. Slide 11: Welche Farbe hat die Rose? Sie ist rot. Slide 12: Welche Form hat der Ball? Er ist rund. Slide 13: Das Kind ist krank. Es ist im Bett. Slide 14: Die Sie Die Sie singular verb plural verb Slide 15: Ist die Wurst heiss? Ja, sie ist heiss und lecker! Ist der Kaffee heiss? Ja, er ist heiss und frisch! Slide 17: der die das die er sie es sie Slide 18: Das Ende Vielen Dank

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