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

What is suffix "-ini" (or perhaps "-ni")?

In the first lesson on Plurals, the header says we will learn a new word sandviçlerini. But I certainly don't remember seeing it. Sandviçler I know, and sandviçleri. But what is this extra ni? (Apologies if this is taught in a subsequent lesson.)

December 1, 2015

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

Also, I Forgot to answer your question. I can be one of two things. Either it is the 3rd person possessive suffix + the buffer -n + the accusative case OR the 2nd person sing. possessive suffix + the accusative case :)


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

Thanks. I find myself wondering how many suffices can be added to a single word in Turkish! :-)


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

We add several "forms" of a single root and this is one of them. You will see it later in the course, I am sure :)


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

So you got the ability to start building the second version of the tree? :)


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

Nope, we have it for the reverse course but most of the team members (myself included) have been too busy to focus on it. This has been like this from the release of the tree :)


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

Tamam. Çok teşekkür ederim!

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