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Is it der, die oder das Anrechnung?


The correct article in German of Anrechnung is die. So it is die Anrechnung! (nominative case)

The word Anrechnung is feminine, therefore the correct article is die.

Finding the right gender of a noun

German articles are used similarly to the English articles,a and the. However, they are declined differently (change) according to the number, gender and case of their nouns.

In the German language, the gender and therefore article is fixed for each noun.

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The most difficult part of learning the German language is the articles (der, die, das) or rather the gender of each noun. The gender of each noun in German has no simple rule. In fact, it can even seem illogical. For example das Mädchen, a young girl is neutral while der Junge, a young boy is male.

It is a good idea to learn the correct article for each new word together - even if it means a lot of work. For example learning "der Hund" (the dog) rather than just Hund by itself. Fortunately, there are some rules about gender in German that make things a little easier. It might be even nicer if these rules didn't have exceptions - but you can't have everything! The best way to learn them is with the App - Der-Die-Das Train! (available for iOS and Android)

German nouns belong either to the gender masculine (male, standard gender) with the definite article der, to the feminine (feminine) with the definite article die, or to the neuter (neuter) with the definite article das.

  • for masculine: points of the compass, weather (Osten, Monsun, Sturm; however it is: das Gewitter), liquor/spirits (Wodka, Wein, Kognak), minerals, rocks (Marmor, Quarz, Granit, Diamant);

  • for feminine: ships and airplanes (die Deutschland, die Boeing; however it is: der Airbus), cigarette brands (Camel, Marlboro), many tree and plant species (Eiche, Pappel, Kiefer; aber: der Flieder), numbers (Eins, Million; however it is: das Dutzend), most inland rivers (Elbe, Oder, Donau; aber: der Rhein);

  • for neutrals: cafes, hotels, cinemas (das Mariott, das Cinemaxx), chemical elements (Helium, Arsen; however it is: der Schwefel, masculine elements have the suffix -stoff), letters, notes, languages and colors (das Orange, das A, das Englische), certain brand names for detergents and cleaning products (Ariel, Persil), continents, countries (die artikellosen: (das alte) Europa; however exceptions include: der Libanon, die Schweiz …).

German declension of Anrechnung?

How does the declension of Anrechnung work in the nominative, accusative, dative and genitive cases? Here you can find all forms in the singular as well as in the plural:

1 Singular Plural
Nominative die Anrechnung die Anrechnungen
Genitive der Anrechnung der Anrechnungen
Dative der Anrechnung den Anrechnungen
Akkusative die Anrechnung die Anrechnungen

What is the meaning of Anrechnung in German?

Anrechnung is defined as:

[1] Deduction or consideration of a (to be provided) performance or a period of time

[1] Abzug oder Berücksichtigung einer erbrachten (zu erbringenden) Leistung oder einer Zeitdauer

How to use Anrechnung in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Anrechnung with translations in English.

[1] Die Anrechnung der Kosten für Porto und Verpackung unterbleibt, wenn der Wert der Sendung 100€ überschreitet.

[1] The crediting of the costs for postage and packaging is met if the value of the shipment exceeds € 100

[1] Unter Anrechnung der Untersuchungshaft muss er noch zwei Jahre absitzen.

[1] With the crediting of the pre -trial detention, he must serve for two years

[1] Um eine Doppelbesteuerung zu vermeiden gibt es die Möglichkeit der Anrechnung der ausländischen Steuern auf die deutsche Einkommensteuer.

[1] In order to avoid double taxation, there is the possibility of crediting foreign taxes to the German income tax

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