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"Older sister and older brother"

Translation:Ádí dóó ánaaí

December 30, 2018

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Benthe3rd

I just finished the whole course up to level 5


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

Do brother and sister not have a required prefix? Which relatives do and don't have a required possessive prefix?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/RobertGay7

The a- indicates that these are generic siblings. You can instead have shínaaí, binaaí, etc. Duo should really have introduced the person prefixes in a coherent manner, it makes a lot of the language much easier


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

They all have required possessive prefixes. The a- versions are rare (but can be applied to all family members). I wish they would teach them all with shi-, ni-, bi-.


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

They both should have the word Shi in front if your talking about your brother and sister.

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