The little words ‘the’ and ‘a’ 1.In English there is only one word for ‘the’ which is ‘the’, e.g. There is the kitchen 2. In German, the article ‘the’ can be masculine = der femine = die neuter = das plural = die 3. To learn the vocabulary just remember the colour of the word and you know whether it is masculine, feminine, neuter or plural! SIMPLE!!
1.Also, in English there is only one word for the indefinite article ‘a’ and that is ‘a’ (or ‘an’ before a vowel), e.g. that is a cat and not an owl. The little words ‘the’ and ‘a’ 2. In German, the indefinite article ‘a’ can be masculine = ein feminine = eine neuter = ein plural = ---