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"Το κόσμημα της γυναίκας είναι ακριβό."

Translation:The woman's jewelry is expensive.

February 16, 2017

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

we would normally talk about jewellery [ even if it's only one item] not a jewel


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

Yes, jewel in the singular refers to one stone "India was the jewel in the crown of the British Empire".


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

jewelry is spelled With 1 L in America


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Hiiiiiii13

No, in the USA it is spelt 'jewelry', but in Canada, obviously also part of America, and some smaller English-speaking islands in the Carribbean etc., it is spelt 'jewellery'. There are 35, countries in America, not just the USA.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Sandy869

and only two Es

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