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"Sen su içiyorsun ama o şarap içiyor."

Translation:You are drinking water but she is drinking wine.

2 years ago

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why aren't su and şarap in the accusative?

2 years ago

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Take a glance at this: https://www.duolingo.com/comment/7738396

General direct objects do not take the accusative case.

2 years ago

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Teşekkürler!

2 years ago

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What is the difference between içiyor and içer

2 years ago

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"içiyor" is used for current ongoing action (He is drinking). "içer" is a bit more complicated, but it is used for general statements and in a few other circumstances (He drinks)

2 years ago

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Thank you

2 years ago

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i do not understood why they say it is not correct when i write sen su içiyorsunuz we can say it with sen too and also we can say içiyorsun

1 year ago

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There is a number mismatch: “sen” is singular but “içiyorsunuz” is plural. Both “sen içiyorsun” and “siz içiyorsunuz” are correct, however.

3 months ago