"She is our mother."

Translation:Она наша мама.

November 2, 2015

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ork75

Shouldn't мать be acceptable instead of мама here?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/bright_flash

Мать is a formal word and it's not used when you refer to your own mother. Approximately the same situation is with отец (formal) and папа (informal).

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