"Ο τίγρης είναι ένα θηλαστικό."

Translation:The tiger is a mammal.

April 6, 2017

4 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Stergi3

Ένα as an arithmetic here, not indefinite article, otherwise it is anclisised phrase and ένα better omitted, Greek team.

April 6, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/jaye16
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Yes, as always you are correct this will be corrected in the new tree. Many thanks.

April 6, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JanetOlson3

So, you're saying it would be more correct to say, "Ο τίγρης είναι θηλαστικό;"

October 18, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/jaye16
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That's right if you're looking for natural sounding Greek leave out "ένας".

October 18, 2017
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