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Is it der, die oder das Drehort?


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

The word Drehort 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 Drehort?

How does the declension of Drehort 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 Drehort die Drehorte
Genitive des Drehortes des Drehorts der Drehorte
Dative dem Drehort dem Drehorte den Drehorten
Akkusative den Drehort die Drehorte

What is the meaning of Drehort in German?

Drehort is defined as:

[1] Location where film recordings are made

[1] Lokation, an der Filmaufnahmen gemacht werden

How to use Drehort in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Drehort with translations in English.

[1] „Der Productiondesigner bzw. Artdesigner konzipiert den visuellen Stil des Sets (Drehort).“

[1] "The production designer or art designer designs the visual style of the set (location)."

[1] „Wenn sich die von Tolkien vorgeschriebenen Schauplätze nicht an realen Drehorten finden ließen, baute man mit unglaublicher Liebe zum Detail 68 Miniatur-Sets.“

[1] "If the locations prescribed by Tolkien could not be found at real locations, they built 68 miniature sides with incredible attention to detail" "

[1] „Immer neue Busse brachten Invaliden, blonde Studentinnen und kampferprobte junge Männer an den Drehort.“

[1] "Always new buses brought invalids, blonde students and camp -tried young men to the location" "

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