"He has eighteen cakes."

Translation:יש לו שמונה עשרה עוגות.

September 14, 2016

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Why is it שמונה עשרה rather than שמונה עשר? Isn't עוגות feminine, so shouldn't it be שמונה עשר?? Thanks :)

September 14, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/AlmogL

It is feminine, and the feminine form is שְׁמוֹנֶה עֵשְׂרֶה.

September 14, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/PeninaAdat

Oh... So what's the masculine form?

September 15, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/AlmogL

שמונה עשר shmona asar

September 15, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/PeninaAdat

Got it! Thank you!!

September 15, 2016
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