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What is a good way to explain the concept of declension to a person whose native language has no declension?

My basic advice is: start from what they know. For example, in some languages, you need to choose different personal pronouns depending on whether they are used as a subject or as an (direct/...
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Best way to learn Czech noun declensions

As a native Czech speaker, I should be able to answer some of your questions, but not all. Usage of the cases is something I have learned naturally (without having any idea of grammar), so I can't ...
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How to decline Czech words

As a native speaker I can tell you a method we learn when in elementary school. It however requires you to know the nominative, genitive (+accusative for masculine) declensions of the word beforehand. ...
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How to decline Czech words

The Internet Language Reference book will give you complete declension and conjugation tables for the words included. The English version is https://prirucka.ujc.cas.cz/en It is an authoritative ...
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What are the advantages of tables with declension endings to study a declension system?

In many learning contexts, the aim is for a skill to be so deeply ingrained that you do the right thing without any conscious effort - e.g. a musician hits a key or a string with just the right amount ...
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