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Is it der, die oder das Dauereinsatz?


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

The word Dauereinsatz 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 Dauereinsatz?

How does the declension of Dauereinsatz 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 Dauereinsatz die Dauereinsätze
Genitive des Dauereinsatzes der Dauereinsätze
Dative dem Dauereinsatz den Dauereinsätzen
Akkusative den Dauereinsatz die Dauereinsätze

What is the meaning of Dauereinsatz in German?

Dauereinsatz has various definitions in German:

[1] Use of rescue workers or the like without interruptions/breaks

[1] Einsatz von Rettungskräften oder Ähnlichem ohne Unterbrechungen/Pausen

[2] Using a thing (devices or the like) over a longer period of time without long -term interruptions

[2] das Verwenden eines Sache (Geräte oder Ähnliches) über einen längeren Zeitraum ohne langfristige Unterbrechungen

How to use Dauereinsatz in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Dauereinsatz with translations in English.

[1] „In Niederbayern waren die Feuerwehren in der Nacht im Dauereinsatz.“

[1] "In Lower Bavaria, the fire brigades were in the end of the night" during the night "

[2] „Professionelle Laminiergeräte sind nicht nur schneller (laminierte Fläche pro Minute), sondern auch für den Dauereinsatz geeignet.“

[2] "Professional laminating devices are not only faster (laminated area per minute), but also suitable for permanent use"

[2] „Für den Dauereinsatz sind heute auch elektrisch angetriebene Kabelscheren gebräuchlich.“

[2] "Electrically powered cable shears are also used for continuous use today"

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