"You or her?"
Translation:את או היא?
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memrise.com has a course specifically with Duolingo vocabulary. I find it easier to learn the words over there first, and then practice making sentences on Duo :-)
Hopefully this direct link will work. If it doesn't you can search for the course "Duolingo Hebrew":
The first is masculine singular (אתה) and the second is feminine plural (אתן). So, to continue, (את) is feminine singular and (אתם) is masculine plural. In other words, (אתה) is one man, (את) is one woman, (אתם) is a group of men (but can include women), and (אתן) is a group of women. Hope that helps! :)
The first word can be any of the 4 words for "you"; but, yes, I believe that the last word should be אותה. Better yet, if אותה has not been taught yet, then the English sentence should use "she", rather than "her", and preferably as a subject pronoun in a sentence, rather than in this fragment of a sentence.
When translating from Hebrew, I can understand the inclination to accommodate people who casually use "her" in English where formal grammar requires "she". However, it's counter-productive to tell beginners, who are confused enough already, that "היא" is the only acceptable translation of "her".
You can't mix subject and object pronouns like that. It's either אתה או היא or object pronouns אותך או אותה or even לך או לה. But I think they accept only the subject pronouns. The problem is English. It's fairly common to say "you or her" instead of "you or she" - this sounds a bit odd.
I translated "You or her" as אותך או אותה , otkha (or otakh) o otah, but it was marked as incorrect. If "her" is a direct object, shouldn't you assume that "you" is also a direct object?
Now that I'm thinking about it, "you" and "her" could also be indirect objects. For example: I have her the apple. So then לך או לה, lekha (lakh f.s.) o lah, would be another correct translation.
On the website, this page has a blue button at the top with a recording of the Hebrew sentence.
In the top thread on this page, Yomalyn explained where to get the details on each word in this course.
Also on this page, danny posted a transliteration of how to pronounce this sentence.
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