"Deutschlands Frauen sind clever."

Translation:Germany's women are smart.

April 15, 2013

2 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Biomax

Is the "-s" at the end of "Deutschlands" a possessive "-s" like for example in english "Germany's women" or is a suffix to express the genitive form?

April 15, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/christian

The English possessive 's is in fact an old case marker for the genitive.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/English_possessive#Status_of_the_possessive_as_a_grammatical_case

April 15, 2013
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