"I eat an apple."
Translation:Ich esse einen Apfel.
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Du bist Willkommen. :) And by the way simple explanation about using Ein vs Einen. When an object is not being directed by the action or verb just use "ein" for example: That is an apple = "Das ist ein Apfel". You are saying that the fruit is an apple., But when the object is directed by an action or verb use "einen" for example: I am eating an apple = "Ich esse einen Apfel". The verb is eat and the object where the verb is directed or in the case the apple is eaten.
Two things are important for the form of adjectives, articles a.s.o.: 1. which gender has a noun? 2. is the noun plural or singular (in plural there is only one form for all three gender) and 3. Which case is required (nominative, accusative, genitive or dative). On this example: "essen" is the verb, which requires a noun to be the person executing the act of "eating", which ought to be in nominative, here "ich" and second an object to be "eaten", which is in the accusative. This is why "Apfel" is in the accusative. The form of the indefinite article "ein" is due to the gender of "Apfel", which is a masculine noun: der Apfel, die Äpfel. Here is an overview of forms of indefinite articles: http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/ein#German