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"Thirty-one cars"

Translation:Тридцять одна машина

July 5, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Walter515604

Get one spelled right, mess up the rest. Errr


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/OliG938212

Isn't this car, singular?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/deniko
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We use the singular noun after numerals that end in 1 (except for 11)

1 кіт - 21 кіт - 91 кіт - 541 кіт - і т.д.

That's why one of the common mistakes of Ukrainian speakers is to say someting like 20 cats but then 21 cat in English, following the Ukrainian pattern.

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