A New Practical and Easy Method of Learning the German Language; 1st Course Volume 1-2

A New Practical and Easy Method of Learning the German Language; 1st Course Volume 1-2

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1868 edition. Excerpt: ...ber metne, ber beine; or-without the article, meiner, meine, metneS; beiner, beine, betneS or beinS. 3. RELATIVE PRONOUNS. 40. Relative pronouns always refer to a preceding substantive. There are two of them in German: SBctcfier, toeld)e, toetcfjeS are declined like the definite article; ber, bie, bnS are declined like the demonstra tive pronouns, ber, bie, baS, with the only difference that in the Genitive Plural it has always beren. Ex.: 2)cr 33?ann, Wcldcr arbcitct, the man who works; bie rau, Wcldje Wcint, the woman who is crying; baS Sinb, WclcljcS fpiclt, the child that is playing. Scr Skbicnte, bent Sie eg gc= the man-servant to whom you gcben baben, gave it; bic SDIagb, wclchcr Sie eg gc= the maid-servant to whom you fagt baben, said it; bie $rcunbe, benen toit fdjrciben, the friends to whom we write. 41. One may use indifferently lueld)er or ber, except in the Genitive, for which toeld)er is not used. Whose of whom and of which are always expressed by beffen and berett. Ex.: (c)cr 50Jonn. beffen (c)ofjn franf ijt, the man whose son is ill; bie Srau, bcren Sinbcr gcfiotberi the woman whose children havo finb, died; bic Sinbcr, bcren STOuttct angcfcnn the children whose mother is ar men ifl, rived. 4. INTERROGATIVE TRONOUNS. 42. The interrogative pronouns are; Wcr, who; WctS, what; itcldjcr, Wcldje, tocldjes, which. SBer and ttaS are never accompanied by a substantive; totx is de6lined like the demonstrative pronoun ber; and l-ctS is ordinarily indeclinable. Sfficriilba? Who is there? SBcr iff biefcr SJJamt? Who is this man? SBcr ifl btefe %vaa? Who is this woman? SBcffcn 4?auS ifl bies? Whose house is this? SBcm fdjretbcn (c)ie? To whom do you write? Sfflctl fudjen Sic? Whom do you l
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