"Los estudiantes oyen el silbato de su maestro."

Translation:The students hear the whistle from their teacher.

April 4, 2013

3 Comments


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

why the singular su instead of sus?

April 4, 2013

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

Refers to teacher not students

May 4, 2013

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

I was wondering if someone could explain why this is. In English, the "their" clearly indicates "the student's teacher." Is this construction different in Spanish? or do you chose whom to match the descriptor to differently?

June 24, 2013
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