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The Genative Case

The Genative Case

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The Genative Case
The genitive case typically indicates
ownership
, a
relationship
, or the
characteristics of another noun
.
Examples:"My fathers car is located in the parking lot."- Der Wagen
meinesVaters
steht auf dem Parkplatz."The location of the Hotel is convenient"-Die Lage
desHotels
ist günstig."The Hotel is located in the center of town."-Das Hotel liegt im Zentrum
derStadt 
SINGULAR PLURALMASC FEM NEUTER All GENDERS(e)s) ----(n/en) er (e)s)- er*most MASC and NEUTER nouns add
-s
in the [singular/genative]die Lage diesesHotel
s 
{the location of this Hotel}
 *MASC and NEUTER nouns of 
one syllable
often add
-es 
die Unterschrift desGast 
es
{the guests signature}**MASC nouns that add-nor -enin the DAT and the AKK also add
-n
or-
en
in thegenitive case.das Gepäck desStudent 
en 
*A noun in the GEN always follows the noun it MODIFIES.TO ask for the Owner of something, use the interrogative pronoun
WESSENWessen = {Whose}
Proper NAMES in the GEN ---> add
-s
without a apostropheProper Name in the GEN usualy precedes the noun it modifies.
 
 
"Der"
Words/ Attributive Adj's
Before
Indef. Articles
dieser, jeder, jener, jener, mancher, solcher, welcherMASC FEM NEUTER PLURALNOM der die das dieAKK den die das dieDAT dem der dem den+nGEN des (es/s) der des (es/s) der
 Attributive Adjective ENDINGS
 After "Der"
:
whenever an ADJ follows a Definite Article or other DER word.
dieser, jeder, jener, mancher, solcher, welcher
MASC FEM NEUTER PLURALNOM
 
e e eenAKK ene eenDAT en en en enGEN en en en en
"EIN"-
words
/
 Attributive Adjectives AFTER an Indefinite Article
 
mein, dein, sein, ihr, unser, euer, ihr, Ihr, and kein
MASC FEM NEUTER PLURALNOM - e - eAKK en e - eDAT em er em enGEN (es/s) er (es/s) er*es - ONE syllable
 Attributive Adjective ENDINGS AFTER
"EIN"-
words
Mein, dein, sein, ihr, unser, euer , ihr, Ihr, and kein.
MASC FEM NEUTER PLURALNOM
 
er e esenAKK ene esenDAT en en en enGEN en en en en

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