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German Attributive Adjective Inflection

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number & gender
masculine feminine neuter all genders
whole declension table in 3 easy steps:
nominative guter gute gutes gute
strong 1. acc. masc.; gen. masc. & neuter;
no declension
genitive guten guter guten guter gen. & dat. with article; plural with
article (without
dative gutem guter gutem guten article => -en
article)
accusative guten gute gutes gute 2. remaining weak declension => -e
weak
nominative gute gute gute guten 3. remaining => like the definite
declension genitive guten guten guten guten article (only with <e> instead of
(with
definite dative guten guten guten guten <a> & <ie>)
article)
with
accusative guten gute gute guten
article
mixed
nominative guter gute gutes guten
declension genitive guten guten guten guten
(with
indefinite dative guten guten guten guten
article)
accusative guten gute gutes guten
Notes:

-Usage is naturally more complex than simply “no article” and “with article”; -The endings in the weak inflection are quite plain, they don't help very much in
these are simplistic statements, to give a general idea, a starting point. distinguishing gender, number or case - you can say they are a weaker indication
of these traits.
-The endings in the strong inflection carry more information, they indicate
gender, number and case with more precision - you can say they are a -The mixed declension is just what the name says: nom. & acc. singular from
stronger indication of these traits. the strong declension, the rest from the weak declension.