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Is it der, die oder das Bemerkung?


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

The word Bemerkung 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 Bemerkung?

How does the declension of Bemerkung 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 Bemerkung die Bemerkungen
Genitive der Bemerkung der Bemerkungen
Dative der Bemerkung den Bemerkungen
Akkusative die Bemerkung die Bemerkungen

What is the meaning of Bemerkung in German?

Bemerkung is defined as:

[1] statement on a topic

[1] Äußerung zu einem Thema

How to use Bemerkung in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Bemerkung with translations in English.

[1] Du kannst dir deine dummen Bemerkungen ruhig sparen.

[1] You can save yourself your stupid comments

[1] „Immerhin tat ihm ihre überraschte Bemerkung gut, sodass er in einer fast überschwänglichen Stimmung zu den anderen Schauspielern auf die Bühne ging.“

[1] "After all, his surprised remark was good for him, so that in an almost exuberant mood to the other actors on the stage"

[1] „Max macht die sehr richtige Bemerkung, daß man etwas ähnliches wie hier auch in Prag veranstalten könnte und sollte.“

[1] "Max makes the very correct remark that something similar could and should be organized here in Prague"

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