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"Evet, tavuk yiyelim."

Translation:Yes, let's eat chicken.

January 19, 2016

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

Why is it yiyelim when the verb is yemek? Why isn't it "yeyelim"?


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

yemek and demek turn the -e- of the stem into -i- before a -y-, so yiyor, yiyelim, yiyeceğim, etc.

I think there are something like six irregular verbs in Turkish; yemek is one of them :)

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