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"Я маю зелені очі."

Translation:I have green eyes.

October 31, 2016


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Sounds really strange. We usually say "у мене зелені очі" . Маю is more like OWN not HAVE. So when you talk about your appearance or relatives you say "У мене..." or "У мене є...". The same thing with the time. "I have two hours to... - "У мене (є) дві години щоб..."


Thank you for this. Sometimes I feel like Duolingo is leading me a bit astray..

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