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Wessen Unterricht? is not a whole sentence and therefore not a valid question. Valid questions (with their answers) are: Ask for the subject Wer freut sich auf den Unterricht? Ich freue mich auf Ihren Unterricht. Ask for the predicate Was mache ich? predicate in a narrower sense: Ich freue mich. predicate in a wider sense: Ich freue mich auf Ihren ...


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No, it is not plural. It is singular. If it were plural, it would have been Plural: Die Würde der Menschen ist unantastbar. The dignity of humans is inviolable. But it is Plural: Die Würde des Menschen ist unantastbar. The dignity of man is inviolable. This is a rhetoric figure called "synecdoche". Synecdoches appear in various forms. Pars pro ...


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I assume Menschen is plural. No, it's singular. In German, singular with a definite article is sometimes used to make statements that apply to all individuals of a group. This style may sound somewhat old-fashioned nowadays, but it used to be typical in various contexts, e.g. politics (saying "der Franzose" when actually, "the French" ...


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In spite of the new friends, she is often homesick. Now, as far the genitive is concerned, you could have, for example: Das Messer des Mannes - The knife of the man. Der Wagen der Frau - The car of the woman. Der Zahn des Kindes - The tooth of the child. Or, in the plural: Das Messer der Männer - The knife of the men. Der Wagen der Frauen - The car of ...


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You cannot use any other adjectives in this construction. You cannot even say that something is "leerer Dinge" to mean "it is empty". Also, the notion that this is an adjective at all poses problems. You can say "voller Haß" to mean "full of hatred", but if 'voller' were an adjective, the inflection wouldn't add up ('...


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Zwar steht das Relativpronomen dessen im Genitiv. Neues Buch steht hingegen im Akkusativ, wobei neues hier stark dekliniert ist. Warum das so ist, erkennt man vielleicht besser, wenn es nicht als Frage formuliert ist: Du fandest (irgend)ein neues Buch so gut. Du fandest sein neues Buch so gut. Du fandest dessen neues Buch so gut. Und in einer Frage ...


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