"August is the eighth month of the year."

Translation:Ağustos yılın sekizinci ayı.

2 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/blainelucyk

Yil is year, what is yilin? And what does the "in" suffix in general?

2 years ago

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in Turkish both the possessor and the possed thing gets a suffix. So -in here is the genitive suffix. These are already explained in tips&notes ;) https://www.duolingo.com/skill/tr/Possessives

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Quattrostelle

And it takes the possessive since it's "of the X".

2 years ago
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