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Is it der, die oder das Gebrauchsanweisung?


The correct article in German of Gebrauchsanweisung is die. So it is die Gebrauchsanweisung! (nominative case)

The word Gebrauchsanweisung is feminine, therefore the correct article is die.

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 Gebrauchsanweisung?

How does the declension of Gebrauchsanweisung 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 die Gebrauchsanweisung die Gebrauchsanweisungen
Genitive der Gebrauchsanweisung der Gebrauchsanweisungen
Dative der Gebrauchsanweisung den Gebrauchsanweisungen
Akkusative die Gebrauchsanweisung die Gebrauchsanweisungen

What is the meaning of Gebrauchsanweisung in German?

Gebrauchsanweisung is defined as:

[1] Written information to the users of a product, how to use it correctly and securely

[1] schriftliche Information an die Benutzer eines Produktes, wie dieses korrekt und sicher zu verwenden ist

How to use Gebrauchsanweisung in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Gebrauchsanweisung with translations in English.

[1] Lesen Sie bitte zunächst die Gebrauchsanweisung.

[1] Please read the instructions for use first

[1] „So sollte man diese Gebrauchsanweisung eher als einen Tanzkurs verstehen.“

[1] "So you should understand this instructions for use as a dance course"

[1] „Er zündete den Backherd an, dann las er die Gebrauchsanweisung auf den Fernseh-Packungen und schob die Gerichte in die Röhre.“

[1] "He lit the backer, then he read the instructions on the television packs and pushed the dishes into the tube" "

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