"He has an apple."

Translation:Han har et æble.

December 1, 2014



For this translation I used "en" for the word an instead of using "et," but it says "et" is the correct response. Why is it the correct choice and how can you tell when to use one or the other ?

December 1, 2014


You just need to learn it! There isn't really a rule, but I've been told that 'en' is more common so mostly you'll be on the safe side with that. Also danes will still understand you if you mess up a bit (:

December 13, 2014


It's gramma. And Danish gramma i hard. I know, i'm Danish. But I can tel you that you Can't say Æblen that i just playn wrong.

April 16, 2017


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 can help :)

June 5, 2019


How do you make the first character for Apple? The ae bit?

July 28, 2016


There is a button for it under the box you type the answer into.

September 3, 2016
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