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"Der Mann hat einen Käse."

March 18, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/dpatt711

Why do I need to say The man has A cheese, and isn't einen plural?

March 18, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Germandy

"einen" is never plural. Here it is the accusative form of "ein Käse" (a cheese).

March 18, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/alicecirjan

You cannot say "a cheese" in English. Cheese is a noun without singular form, thus "some cheese" would be the correct form in this case.

March 23, 2013
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