"The girl likes horses."
Translation:Dziewczynka lubi konie.
Does anyone have a trick to spelling girl? No matter how may times i review i have trouble spelling 'Dziewczynka'
Hi. Me, it helped to make some research on what parts that word compoused of. As a base we have here "dziew" (dziewa=maid). And as a second part (hope it's safe to say that's suffix) we have czynk, which mean is "small/little". Ending a no needs to be explained.
So, we have dziewczynka= little maid. Maybe I told here nothing new to you, but my point was to decompose word and have some time spent on it in a new way.
PS maybe, because I'm native in Russian, that make easier for me to catch slavik words in their parts.
Politekat. Try seperating the 2 parts dziew czynka
Czynka has i think other applications as an ending I struggled with this word for a long time and this worked for me
It's not optional, it's rather acceptable, tops.
Generally, "ta dziewczynka" = "this girl". But often "the girl" is more or less the same thing as "this girl", so we accept such translations.
A/The girl is generally just "dziewczynka" as we don't have articles.