https://www.duolingo.com/profile/wildnis

[der] März / Dezember

We have "Der März ist ein Monat" but also "Dezember ist ein Monat". Does the "der" change the meaning of the sentence?

March 1, 2012

2 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/weerlicht

No, it's the same. I suppose it's similar to the way Germans often put articles before someone's name; it doesn't change the meaning of the sentence, but implies a certain familiarity with the person.

June 16, 2012

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/christian

No, it doesn't change the meaning.

March 3, 2012
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