"He needs a cat."
Translation:On potrzebuje kota.
It feels like she is saying "kote"/"kotę", why is there only an a at the end? That confuses me
We don't really think about it, but yes, devoicing makes it sound more like sh than zh.
My first reaction was "eeee... what?", but after a quick check, yeah. As the first sentence of the Wikipedia article says: "Potrzebie (/pɒtrəˈziːbi/; Polish pronunciation: [pɔtˈʂɛbʲe] dative/locative of potrzeba, "a need") is a Polish word[...]"
My gosh, and I thought that contemporary memes are weird.