dative translation | English-German dictionary



1       n   Dativ    m     
in the dative      im Dativ  
2       adj   Dativ-, dativisch  
dative object      Dativobjekt    nt     
the dative case      der Dativ  
Translation English - German Collins Dictionary  
See also:

date, daftie, davit, dive

in the dative exp.
im Dativ

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der Dativ
'dative' also found in translations in German-English dictionary
the dative case
in takes the accusative or the dative
mit is followed by {or} takes the dative
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"dative": examples and translations in context
When writing for a German newspaper, every few sentences you should replace some grammatical case with a dative, or a noun with its English translation, to make your article linguistically more interesting. Wenn Sie für eine deutsche Zeitung schreiben, sollten Sie alle paar Sätze einen beliebigen Kasus durch den Dativ oder ein beliebiges Substantiv durch dessen englische Übersetzung ersetzen, um Ihren Artikel sprachlich interessanter zu machen.
You can say, "Give a muffin to a mouse," the prepositional dative. man sagt: "Gib einen Muffin an die Maus", der präpositionale Dativ,
Or, "Give a mouse a muffin," the double-object dative. oder "Einer Maus einen Muffin geben", der Dativ mit doppelten Objekten,
For example, the dative construction in English. Zum Beispiel hierzu die Dativ-Konstruktion im Englischen -
Dative is the death of genitive. Der Dativ ist des Genitivs Tod.
Dative spells the death of the genitive. Der Dativ ist dem Genitiv sein Tod.
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