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

eine vs ein?

sometimes it says i need to use ein frau for a woman but other times it says eine frau. is this some grammar thing i am not aware of?

February 2, 2018

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

Use ein for masculine and neuter words, and eine for feminine words.

Frau is feminine, so it is eine Frau. (I doubt that Duo ever showed you ein Frau)

February 2, 2018

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

It's called declension.

February 3, 2018

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

You must be mistaken about "ein Frau."

February 3, 2018
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