9.6.3 The different types of declination - with s and en

with -s and -en  
  (g) con -s     
(h) con -en   
(i) Nominative singular = plural
  (only with neutral nouns) (only with masculine nouns) (only with masculine nouns)
singular neutral masculine masculine
Nominative das Auto der Mensch der Onkel
Genitive des Autos des Menschen des Onkels
Dative dem Auto dem Menschen dem Onkel
Akkusativ das Auto den Menschen den Onkel
Nominative die Autos die Menschen die Onkel
Genitive der Autos der Menschen der Onkel
Dative den Autos den Menschen den Onkeln
Akkusativ die Autos die Menschen die Onkel

In the first example, there is the plural form unchanged in all the declinations which is quite logical since it would be hard to pronounce according to the rule that the Dative gets an additional n. Autosn is not even for Germans easy to pronounce.
The second example looks quite irregular. The ending -en is used in all the declinations - if the plural is formed with -en.
The third case is not too spectacular. The endings are the usual ones, only the plural form is actually the same like the singular one.

You see it is not impossible to do. Now we go on to more examples.

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