Definite Articles, Gender, and Nouns
Lecture no. 2 from the course: Learning German: A Journey through Language and Culture
Taught by Professor James Pfrehm | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Literature & Language Courses
Meet German’s three definite articles—der, die, and das—which correspond to masculine, feminine, and neuter grammatical genders. Get tips on how to predict the gender of nouns. Learn the names of the letters of the alphabet and their pronunciations. Survey the countries where German is an official language. And add to your growing vocabulary—from der Arm (arm) to die Zeit (time).