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Is it der, die oder das Berichtsmonat?


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

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

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 Berichtsmonat?

How does the declension of Berichtsmonat 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 Berichtsmonat die Berichtsmonate
Genitive des Berichtsmonates des Berichtsmonats der Berichtsmonate
Dative dem Berichtsmonat dem Berichtsmonate den Berichtsmonaten
Akkusative den Berichtsmonat die Berichtsmonate

What is the meaning of Berichtsmonat in German?

Berichtsmonat is defined as:

[1] month about which there is a report

[1] Monat, über den ein Bericht vorliegt

How to use Berichtsmonat in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Berichtsmonat with translations in English.

[1] „Mit Berichtsmonat Jänner 2013 wurde der Produktionsindex auf eine neue Basis 2010 gestellt, die alte Basis 2005 wird mit dem Berichtsmonat Dezember 2012 eingestellt.“

[1] "With a reporting month of January 2013, the production index was placed on a new basis in 2010, the old base 2005 was hired with the report month of December 2012"

[1] „Der Detailhandel ohne Treibstoffe verzeichnete im Berichtsmonat einen realen Umsatzrückgang von 0,7% (nominal -1,6%).“

[1] "The retail trade without fuel recorded a real drop in sales of 0.7% (nominal -1.6%) in the report month"

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