"Η μηχανή είναι μικρή."

Translation:The machine is small.

December 29, 2016

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why μικρή and not μικρο?

December 29, 2016

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Because μηχανή is a feminine noun, so the adjective used to describe it must take on a feminine form too.

A more detailed explanation can be found here

Hope that helps!

December 29, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Stergi3

Nouns with suffix -η in nominative singular are feminine , so (η) μηχανή. Link: http://www.lexigram.gr/lex/newg/%CE%BC%CE%B7%CF%87%CE%B1%CE%BD%CE%AE#Hist2

December 31, 2016
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