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"Han har et æble."

Translation:He has an apple.

September 30, 2014



What is the difference between "et" and "en"? Could we say :" Han har en aeble"?


The gender of the word that comes after et or en makes the difference: en is masculine and feminine and et is for neuter. en mand, en kvinder, et æble.




There are two grammatical genders in Danish: common and neuter. All nouns are mostly arbitrarily divided into these two classes. The singular indefinite article (a/an in English) is en for common nouns and et for neuter nouns. They are often informally called n-words and t-words.

En dreng. A boy.

Et fængsel. A jail.

Hope this is helpful :)


this app seems like it wants to fix my English grammar rather than teaching me danish. i put she have but turned out to be wrong cause as it seems, it shall be she has.


That's not grammar, though, that's just you writing a different word.

han = he
hun = she



He has an apple: Er det samme som at sige. Han har et æble


Is har also an infinitive form of have? because I saw that "at spise" = "to eat", but I dont know how to make an infinitive of other verbs. I am a little bit confused about this.


Most verbs only add an "-r" to form the present tense (at spise --> spiser, at drikke --> drikker) but "at have" (the infinitive form of "har") is irregular


That's a surprise, since in Norwegian and Swedish the infinitive is ha.


The Text-To-Spech sounds like she is saying "Han Har æble æble" is that happeneing to anyone else or is it just me?

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