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"The father is in prison."

March 10, 2013

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Can "nella" be interchanged with "in" the Italian?

March 10, 2013

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nella = IN + LA (preposizione articolata) http://duolingo.com/#/comment/233855 FAQ #8

In this case, "Il padre รจ nella prigione" would mean "in the prison", probably a prison you speak about before. "in prigione" means that he is in jail, but you don't state where.

March 10, 2013
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