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'Sein' and 'Werden' always take the nominative case, more on that here: http://www.jabbalab.com/blog/795/how-the-german-cases-work-nominative-accusative-dative-and-genitive
du = you (singular, informal)
ihr = you (plural, formal)
Sie = you (singular or plural, formal)
informal = friends, family, people you know well, children
formal = people you don't know, elders, employers, instructors
They all conjugate differently. See the table at the intro to Basics 1:
Du bist ein Mann = You are a man = singular, informal
Sie sind ein Mann = You are a man = singular or plural, formal
Ihr seid ein Mann = You are a man = plural, informal
Sie ist ein Mann = She is a man
In general, you wouldn't call multiple people a man, but if you use your imagination, two people could dress up to play a giant man in a play or something.
Hope that answers your question! :-)
No. "Mann" is a masculine noun. "Eine" is the article for feminine nouns.
- Sie ist eine Frau = She is a woman (Frau is a feminine noun)
Du bist eine Frau = You are a woman (Frau is a feminine noun)
Der Mann, ein Mann = the man, a man (Mann is a masculine noun)
- Die Frau, eine Frau = the woman, a woman
Have a look at this: http://coerll.utexas.edu/gg/gr/det_01.html
Maybe you can give this a read: http://yourdailygerman.wordpress.com/2011/12/31/learn-german-online-meat-the-team-i-you-she-and-so-on/
It introduces personal pronouns and genders in German. You can't explain one thing without the other, especially when it comes to he/she/it.
Yes and Frau can mean wife. One has to decide by context what is meant. In this case IMHO husband wouldn't be right,, because is sound like a simple statement about my gender. I think most of the time something like my or her is used before man to indicate husband, e.g.
Du bist mein Mann (You are my man (=husband) ) Du bist ihr Mann (You are her man (=husband) )