"The key is on the floor."
Translation:Aia ke kī ma ka papahele.
Which one to use before a noun like word, KA or KE = the or the
[Memory hint: ke ao = the cloud ]
Ke is used with ALMOST all noun like words used with k, e, o, or a. (ke kelepona = the telephone, ke ea = the rule, ke one = the sand, ke alanui = the street)
NOTE: the [ ʻ ] ʻokina is not included in this group. (ka ʻōpū = the stomack, ka ʻanakala = the uncle)
(Some words break the rule: ke pākaukau = the table )