"There are many wounds on her neck."

Translation:Onun boynunda birçok yara var.

2 years ago

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So it can't be "boynunda birçok yaralar var" ??

10 months ago

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did ''boyun'' mutate to ''boynu'' is it a loanword ??

2 years ago

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Yes, boyun turns into boyn- if you add an ending that starts with a vowel.

It's a pure Turkish word. Other Turkish words do this, too, e.g. ağız "mouth", burun "nose", alın "forehead".

So it's not only loanwords like "fikir, fikr-" that do this.

2 years ago

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