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"Whose brothers are these?"

Translation:Чиї це брати?

October 31, 2015



Why is tse not pluralised?


Чиї це брати? --> Whose brothers are these?

Чиї ці брати? --> Whose are these brothers?

In the first version це is the subject, and in the second version брати is the subject described by ці as by an adjective

Compare with singular case:

Чий це брат? --> Whose brother is this?

Чий цей брат? --> Whose [brother] is this brother?


Why not "Чиї брати це є" ukrianian native speaker says this is correct.

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