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  5. "Plants have no muscles."

"Plants have no muscles."

Translation:Pflanzen haben keine Muskeln.

December 18, 2017



Isn't this accusative case?


Yes. keine Muskeln is accusative plural.

Remember that only masculine singular nouns have an accusative that looks different from the nominative -- neuter and feminine singular nouns, as well as all nouns in the plural, have an accusative that is identical to their nominative.


Nominativ Plural (unbestimmter Artikel = im Plural gibt es nicht, also ohne Artikel) + Verb + Akkusativ Plural (unbestimmter Artikel mit Negation = im Plural "keine"). Nominativ Plural + Verb + Akkusativ Plural.

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