German Articles – Explanation, Tips and Tricks
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German articles are often seen as one of the most horrifying parts of German grammar. But you will see that it is nothing impossible to dominate, if you dedicate some time to them. In the following, I’d like to give to some basic explanation of German articles and also some useful tips for making German articles an easy thing for you! But first of all, let’s start with some basic information and structuring of german articles:
- You can mainly differ between definite and indefinite articles, as you also do in English.
- German articles vary, depending on the gender (masculine, feminine and neutral), the number (singular and plural) and the case (nominative, genitive, dative and accusative) of the noun they precede.
It is very important for you to know some basics of German grammar in order to understand the variations of the articles. Later in this text we will have to talk a lot about German cases. Just follow the link and language-easy.org will be glad to explain these parts of German grammar to you!
Well, now knowing some basics of German articles, let’s start right ahead with going into some details!