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  5. "Onun sandalyesi mavidir."

"Onun sandalyesi mavidir."

Translation:His chair is blue.

July 29, 2017



why ''si'' in sandalyesi and what is ''dir'' in mavidir? CAN SOMEONE EXPLAIN THE ACCUSATIVE AND THESE STUFF?? I don't know when to use dir den ... ni nin si ... kafam biraz karışık !!!

July 29, 2017

  • "-si" is the possessive suffix for 3rd person singular, in the beginning we use "onun" as optional and at the end we use the suffix after the word.--> (onun) sandalyesi

  • "-dir" describes states like certainty, probability etc. (This suffix may several meanings according to the context.) And mostly, it can be omitted.

July 29, 2017


Onun can refer to his, her or its, right? I was just told the correct translation for this sentence is "Her chair is blue."

September 8, 2017


All of them are correct and already accepted.

September 8, 2017


shouldn't mavidir be written as mavıdır for harmony reasons?

February 24, 2018


I think the nominative form is mavi, not mavı.

June 27, 2019


If the I at the end of mavi was a suffix then we had to use vowel harmony but the i here part and parcel of the spelling of mavi

August 8, 2019
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