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Is it der, die oder das Fallbeispiel?


The correct article in German of Fallbeispiel is das. So it is das Fallbeispiel! (nominative case)

The word Fallbeispiel is neuter, therefore the correct article is das.

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 Fallbeispiel?

How does the declension of Fallbeispiel 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 das Fallbeispiel die Fallbeispiele
Genitive des Fallbeispieles des Fallbeispiels der Fallbeispiele
Dative dem Fallbeispiel dem Fallbeispiele den Fallbeispielen
Akkusative das Fallbeispiel die Fallbeispiele

What is the meaning of Fallbeispiel in German?

Fallbeispiel is defined as:

[1] A case that serves as an example of something

[1] ein Fall, der als Beispiel für etwas dient

How to use Fallbeispiel in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Fallbeispiel with translations in English.

[1] In diesem Fallbeispiel geht es um einen vierzigjährigen Patienten mit Herzinsuffizienz.

[1] This case study is about a forty -year -old patient with heart failure

[1] „Und es ist der Versuch, an einem Fallbeispiel zu beschreiben, wie Nationalismus entsteht.“

[1] "And it is an attempt to describe in a case study how nationalism arises"

[1] „Ein weiteres krasses Fallbeispiel für Trennung kompensierende Übersprungshandlungen kam mir in den Sinn.“

[1] "Another blatant case study for separation compensating for the skills came to me"

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