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Is it der, die oder das Geldpolitik?


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

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

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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 Geldpolitik?

How does the declension of Geldpolitik 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 Geldpolitik die Geldpolitiken
Genitive der Geldpolitik der Geldpolitiken
Dative der Geldpolitik den Geldpolitiken
Akkusative die Geldpolitik die Geldpolitiken

What is the meaning of Geldpolitik in German?

Geldpolitik is defined as:

[1] entirety of all economic policy measures that a government or central bank takes to realize their goals

[1] Gesamtheit aller wirtschaftspolitischen Maßnahmen, die eine Regierung oder Zentralbank ergreift, um ihre Ziele zu verwirklichen

How to use Geldpolitik in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Geldpolitik with translations in English.

[1] „Weitere Faktoren sind die geopolitischen Risiken und die Geldpolitik der grossen Länder.“

[1] "Other factors are the geopolitical risks and the monetary policy of the Great Land"

[1] „Es fehlte eine zentrale Instanz, die die Geldpolitik koordinierte und die Banken kontrollierte.“

[1] "There was no central instance that coordinated monetary policy and controlled the banks"

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