Name the two subgroups of the 2nd declension, and give their gender.
1.) -us nouns with masculine gender; -um nouns with neuter gender
Verbs have ___ endings and nouns have ___ endings.
tense, personal; case
2nd-declension -um nouns are always ___ in gender.
The declension a noun belongs to is determend by the ___.
The natural gender rule ___ all other gender rules.
What is the neuter rule?
nominative and accusative endings are the same; nominative and accusative plural ending is -a