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"Ми у квартирі."

Translation:We are in an apartment.

November 4, 2015



Could someone please explain to me the use of the preposition "у" compared to "в" and "на"? Couldn't we say "ми в квартирі"?


У and в are pretty same, they are interchangeable in order to avoid many consonants or many vowels on a row. В квартирі would contain too many consonants in the beginning.

На is a completely different preposition, it means ON.

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