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Is it der, die oder das Hackentrick?


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

The word Hackentrick is masculine, therefore the correct article is der.

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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 Hackentrick?

How does the declension of Hackentrick 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 Hackentrick die Hackentricks
Genitive des Hackentricks der Hackentricks
Dative dem Hackentrick den Hackentricks
Akkusative den Hackentrick die Hackentricks

What is the meaning of Hackentrick in German?

Hackentrick is defined as:

[1] Football: Spectacular passport with the rear part of the foot

[1] Fußball: spektakulärer Pass mit dem hinteren Teil des Fußes

How to use Hackentrick in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Hackentrick with translations in English.

[1] „Johannes Geis scheiterte mit einem Freistoß aus 28 Metern an Gulacsi, bei der Verwertung des Abprallers wurde ein Hackentrick von Eric-Maxim Choupo-Moting geblockt (77.).“

[1] "Johannes Geis failed with a free kick from 28 meters to Gulacsi, in the recycling of the rebound, a chopping trick by Eric-Maxim Choupo-Moting was blocked (77E)."

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