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  5. "vagh paq DIlaD."

"vagh paq DIlaD."

Translation:We read the five books.

June 30, 2019



On this one I think you meant paqmey not paq


The plural markers are optional and any unmarked noun could be plural if context allows it

paqmey vIlaD can only mean, "I read the books.". paq vIlaD could possibly mean either, "I read the book," or, "I read the books." Hopefully context will make it clear which is intended, but sometimes you need to ask for clarification. paq DIlaD can only mean, "We read the books," since the DI- prefix indicates a plural object.

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