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Is it der, die oder das Anstieg?


The correct article in German of Anstieg is der. So it is der Anstieg! (nominative case)

The word Anstieg is masculine, therefore the correct article is der.

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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 Anstieg?

How does the declension of Anstieg 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 der Anstieg die Anstiege
Genitive des Anstiegs des Anstieges der Anstiege
Dative dem Anstieg den Anstiegen
Akkusative den Anstieg die Anstiege

What is the meaning of Anstieg in German?

Anstieg has various definitions in German:

[1] Running route

[1] Aufwärts verlaufende Strecke

[2] Increase in a value

[2] Erhöhung eines Wertes

[3] Mathematics: difference quotient of a curve

[3] Mathematik: Differenzenquotient einer Kurve

How to use Anstieg in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Anstieg with translations in English.

[1] Die Straße beginnt mit einem Anstieg.

[1] The street begins with an increase

[1] Das Überwinden des steilen Anstieges bereitete ihm Schwierigkeiten.

[1] The overcoming of the steep climb was difficult for him

[1] „Da der mühevolle Anstieg zunächst eher Unlust und sogar Qual bereitet, als dass er vergnüglich wäre, drängt Petrarca in seinem Steigverhalten unwillkürlich immer wieder auf den flacheren Weg.“

[1] "Since the painstaking increase initially prepares unpleasant and even agony than that it would be fun, Petrarca involuntarily pushes the flatter away in his climbing behavior again and again"

[1] „Die Anstiege der Hügel wurden länger und der Asphalt auf den Straßen poröser.“

[1] "The climbs of the hills became longer and the asphalt on the streets of Porös" "

[2] Der Anstieg der Arbeitslosenrate löste bei den Politikern große Besorgnis aus.

[2] The increase in the unemployment rate solved great concern among politicians

[2] „Seit der Jahrtausendwende könne jedoch ein Rückgang der Deutschlernenden bei gleichzeitigem Anstieg der Englischlernenden festgestellt werden.“

[2] "However, since the turn of the millennium, however, a decline in German learners can be determined with simultaneous increase in the English learning" "

[2] „In der ersten Hälfte des Jahres 2008 gab es einen […] steilen Anstieg der Energiepreise, die mit der einsetzenden Wirtschaftskrise einstweilen wieder stark gesunken sind.“

[2] "In the first half of 2008 there was a […] steep increase in energy prices, which for the time being fell sharply with the onset of economic crisis"

[3] Der Anstieg der Kurve ist exponentiell.

[3] The increase in the curve is exponential

How do you pronounce Anstieg?

Anstieg (Österreich)

Pictures or photos of Anstieg

[1] Läufer bewältigen einen Anstieg.
[1] Läufer bewältigen einen Anstieg.

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