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"Το κουτάλι είναι κάτω από την καρέκλα."

Translation:The spoon is under the chair.

September 1, 2016

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

I thought I could say τη καρεκλα here, because the article is followed by an initial consonant. What is the rule for omitting the final -ν of the article? (την / τη)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/troll1995

You cannot omit the -ν if the following word starts with a vowel or κ,π,τ,ψ,ξ,γκ,μπ,ντ,τζ,τσ.

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