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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JustinX

"You with that?"

December 30, 2012

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/sarthorks

I wrote "Du mit das?" and it was accepted. In hind-sight, shouldn't that have been wrong, as "das" is not dative?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JustinX

I agree with you, but as I am only learning myself perhaps I am wrong :)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JustinX

I tried "Du mit der?" for funsies. This is the explanation for why that is wrong: 'In dative case, use "dem" for neuter nouns like "" '

What is the noun here, and how do I know it's neuter? If I'm pointing to something feminine then while saying that to someone, then is it ok?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/bl1zl3er

Yes, if you would want to refer to a woman it would be "Du mit der?"

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