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Is it der, die oder das Grünfläche?


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

The word Grünfläche 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 Grünfläche?

How does the declension of Grünfläche 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 Grünfläche die Grünflächen
Genitive der Grünfläche der Grünflächen
Dative der Grünfläche den Grünflächen
Akkusative die Grünfläche die Grünflächen

What is the meaning of Grünfläche in German?

Grünfläche is defined as:

[1] piece of land covered by plants, inside or near a town

[1] von Pflanzen bewachsenes Stück Land, innerhalb oder in der Nähe einer Ortschaft

How to use Grünfläche in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Grünfläche with translations in English.

[1] Das Friedhofsamt pflegt die Grünflächen.

[1] The cemetery office maintains the green area

[1] Die Architektin plante großzügige Grünflächen in der Siedlung ein.

[1] The architect planned generous green areas in the settlement

[1] „Die Parkanlagen und sonstigen Grünflächen wurden mit Kartoffeln und Kohl bepflanzt.“

[1] "The parks and other green areas were planted with potatoes and cabbage"

How do you pronounce Grünfläche?

Grünfläche (Österreich)

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