"اَلْصَّحيفة غالْية."

Translation:The newspaper is expensive.

July 12, 2019

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/MasoudTaghavi

How to know wether it is "the expensive newspaper" or "the newspaper is expensive"?

July 12, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/StevenWest12

I've heard somebody else say that would require the determiner on the adjective as well: اَلْصَّحيفة اَلْغالْية

July 21, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/StevenWest12

So why is there redoubling of the صَّ? Is that a mistake or is there a reason why it's "alSSaHiifa"?

July 21, 2019
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