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Adjectives come before the noun in German as in English. Adjectives agree with the noun they describe only if the noun is indefinite '(i.e. 'a big house' versus 'the big house')'. Adjectives that describe a definite noun are invariable '(i.e. same form for masculine, feminine and neuter nouns)'.
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Learn to get by in German with these useful words and phrases. The phrases below will help you to greet people in German, introduce yourself in German and even hold a conversation in German after you have met someone.
You can go from beginner to fluent in German in a short time and our nine-step German learning guide will show you how. We'll be talking about German greetings, nouns, adjectives and verbs. The guide provides an overview of each step in the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand German.
In the previous steps, we taught you the words Haus, Buch and Stuhl (house, book, chair). We also taught you how to use the indefinite article in German to form ein Haus, ein Buch and ein Stuhl (a house, a book, a chair). In this step, we concentrate on how to use the definite article in German to form das Haus, das Buch and der Stuhl (the house, the book, the chair). You'll see an easy to follow lesson which includes numerous useful examples in both German and English. To get started with step 1, simply click the 9-step speedometer symbol. Or you can move ahead to step 5, by clicking the Next Step button (The plural in German).
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