"Gerpe urnen."

Translation:I see a piece of fruit.

7/10/2018, 5:17:58 PM

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Why doesn't this translate to "I see the fruit"? Or "I see a fruit"? The word fruit in English is a grouping noun and a singular noun.

7/10/2018, 5:17:58 PM

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It might be just to emphasize that it a singular fruit that they are talking about, and not several or fruits in general.

7/22/2018, 1:09:27 PM
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