What determines a noun's definite article in German?
In the German language, a noun's definite article is affected by its gender. In German nouns are either masculine, feminine, or neutral. If a noun is masculine (ex: hund, translation: dog) than it's definite article is masculine (ex: der).
How many categories of verb tenses exist in the French language?
French has six main verb tense categories. These include l'indicatif, le conditionnel, le subjonctif, l'impératif, l'infinitif, and le participe présent. These categories are broken down even more. In total there are 24 verb tenses in French.
Which two countries once implemented weird laws and taxes such as the infamous 'beard tax'? Who was the ruler who enforced and created said 'beard tax'?
Russia and England are the only two countries to ever enforce a beard tax. The rulers who created the beard taxes were Henry the 8th of England, and Peter the Great of Russia.