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

"The man plays with her elephants."

January 21, 2013

4 Comments


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

shouldn't it be "Der Mann spielt mit seinen Elefanten?"

January 21, 2013

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

No.

  • mit ihren Elefanten = with her elephants or with their elephants

  • mit seinen Elefanten = with his elephants

January 21, 2013

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

Shouldn't it be ' Der Mann spielt mit ihrem Elefanten' so shouldn't it be 'ihrem' rather than 'ihren' as it's in the dative?

January 25, 2013

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

oh wait it's plural, I see

January 25, 2013
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