"Does she want pepper?"

Translation:Lei vuole del pepe?

March 26, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/dmmaus

Why is this "del pepe" rather than "il pepe"?

March 26, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Jucusy

It's related to the uncountable things. So you more likely get some of the pepper, not a whole package. The del=di+il express "of" in Italian.

May 15, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/andrewjonesfoto

I got this right, but I don't know why. What is the difference between "del" and "dal"?

January 6, 2014
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