"The child"

Translation:ke keiki

October 24, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BluuDuud

Difference between ka and ke?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/jdmcowan

They both mean "the (singular)", but it changes depending on the letter that follows. It's like in English how "a" and "an" mean the same thing, but change depending on the letter that follows. "Ke" occurs in front of k, e, a, and o. "Ka" occurs in front of all other letters (including ‘).

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