Should I not say "this elephant" as "αυτο ο ελεφαντας"? I was under the impression "αυτοσς" is the equivalent of "he"...
...for masculine nouns.
So αυτός ο ελέφαντας "this elephant", αυτή η καμηλοπάρδαλη "this giraffe", αυτό το γουρούνι "this pig".
Because it asks you to translate it, not to write it with English characters.
I think you need the Greek keyboard. That's easy to get.
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