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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 !!!

  • "-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.


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


All of them are correct and already accepted.


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


I think the nominative form is mavi, not mavı.


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

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