"I do not have a dessert."

Translation:У меня нет десерта.

December 3, 2015

4 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/TubaHorse

Why must I add "-a" after "десерт"? Is it a casing thing I've overlooked?

January 23, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Superuncia

You must use Genitive case with the word нет.

January 28, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/MagneLudvigsen

I learned that dessert was сладкое some twenty years ago. Is this a normal translation?

December 3, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/videocaribou

Сладкое, though still understood, is an antiquated word. Десерт is the standard today.

December 18, 2015
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