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Is it der, die oder das Brückenbau?

DER

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

The word Brückenbau 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 Brückenbau?

How does the declension of Brückenbau 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 Brückenbau die Brückenbauten
Genitive des Brückenbaues des Brückenbaus der Brückenbauten
Dative dem Brückenbau den Brückenbauten
Akkusative den Brückenbau die Brückenbauten

What is the meaning of Brückenbau in German?

Brückenbau has various definitions in German:

[1] Without plural: Construction of a building to transfer an obstacle

[1] ohne Plural: Errichtung eines Bauwerkes zur Überführung eines Hindernisses

[2] Building for the transfer of an obstacle

[2] Bauwerk zur Überführung eines Hindernisses

How to use Brückenbau in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Brückenbau with translations in English.

[1] Den Brückenbau mit Beton beherrschte schon das antike Rom.

[1] The bridge construction with concrete already dominated the ancient Rome

[2] Die Golden Gate Bridge ist einer der beeindruckendsten Brückenbauten der Welt.

[2] The Golden Gate Bridge is one of the most impressive bridge buildings in the world

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