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"لا أَسْكُن في ٱلْبَيْت اَلْجَميل."

Translation:I do not live in the pretty house.

July 20, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/KatieC993112

If you wanted to say, "I do not live in a pretty house" would you just omit the two articles?


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

It does not accept the rigth answer


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/CeceliaDri1

English would not say THE pretty house unless there were a specific pretty house we know. We would use the indefinite "a". Does Arabic not use the indefinite in sentences like this that express "there are many pretty hoses in the world; I do not live in one of them."

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