"Der weiße Wolf"

Translation:The white wolf

December 30, 2012

4 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/yetijones

Shouldn't this be "Der weißer Wolf", because 'white wolf' is in the nominative case, and wolf is masculine? The hint drop-down indicates that the white they provide is feminine.

December 30, 2012

https://www.duolingo.com/yetijones

Never mind, I found out why: I need to use a weak inflection (with article) because "Der" is present preceding the adjective. So the correct answer is "weiße."

December 31, 2012

https://www.duolingo.com/Cristti

yes. Der weiße Wolf /// Ein weißer Wolf

January 5, 2013
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