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Word Order

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I'm having some difficulty with Ukrainian word order. Take for example, I don't know, "Whose house is it?". I know it's "Chiy tse dim" (sorry for transliteration, Cyrillic keyboard doesn't work on current computer) but why is it not "Chiy dim tse"? Are there any rules about this I should know? Thanks in advance.

3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/Olexander2

I'm not strong in rules :) bot as a native speaker i'd say that both versions are correct but "Chiy tse dim" ("чий це дім") just sounds better :)

3 years ago
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