What does "das erste Mal" mean in German?

In German, "das erste Mal" means: (noun, neuter: "das Mal" )

the first time

Listen to "das erste Mal": (If you have an HTML5 enabled browser, you can listen to the native audio below)




This is a phrase that is used in the GamesForLanguage German Language Game in the following scenes:

  • German 1, Level 1, Scene 1
  • German 1, Level 1, Scene 2
  • German 1, Level 2, Scene 1
  • German 1, Level 1, Scene 3
  • German 1, Level 1, Scene 4
  • German 3, Level 1, Scene 4
  • German 3, Level 1, Scene 5
  • German 3, Level 1, Scene 6
  • German 3, Level 1, Scene 8
  • German 3, Level 1, Scene 12
  • German 5, Level 1, Scene 1
  • German 1, Level 1, Scene 6

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