"A macska ez alá az asztal alá megy."

Translation:The cat is going under this table.

August 17, 2016

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Why do we have double 'alá' in this sentence?

August 17, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/vvsey

In these "this table" structures, which translates to "ez az asztal", both "ez" and "asztal" get conjugated or get the same posposition. This is generally true with this construction.

"ez az asztal" - this table
"ezzel az asztallal" - with this table
"erre az asztalra" - onto this table
"ez alatt az asztal alatt" - under this table
"ez alá az asztal alá" - (to) under this table
Etc.

August 17, 2016
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