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"Her uncle drives a cab."

Translation:Onkelen hennes kjører drosje.

2 years ago

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I've never once heard drosje in Norway, just 'taxi'. I've only heard drosje in Pimsleur's audio course and here. I think it's an old word.

1 year ago

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Why drosje not en drosje ?

10 months ago

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Is "Onkelen sin..." wrong?

2 years ago

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'sin' means that the subject owns the thing. The uncle cannot own himself, so there is another person (she) who owns the uncle. In which case you should use 'hennes'.

2 years ago

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Thanks! I read the notes for the Possessives again and it all came back.

2 years ago