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"Los estudiantes oyen el silbato de su maestro."

Translation:The students hear the whistle from their teacher.

April 4, 2013

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

why the singular su instead of sus?


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

Refers to teacher not students


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?

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