"The dog and the cat eat meat."

Translation:Le chien et le chat mangent de la viande.

March 30, 2013

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/karashocks

Why is 'le chien et le chat mangent la viande' incorrect? Why do I need 'de la?' How can I tell when to use 'la/le' and when to use 'de la/le?'

March 30, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/poopheaderic

I think in this context, meat is a mass noun and not a count noun ...

March 28, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/Mathew87

Why is "la chatte" incorrect?

April 19, 2013
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