"My father reads a book."

Translation:Mio padre legge un libro.

April 17, 2013

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/ackworth

why do i not use il before padre?

April 17, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/dnovinc

The determinative article ("il") is not used with the possessive ("mio") before a singular family member

check these two links for details:

  1. http://duolingo.com/#!/comment/276587

  2. http://italian.about.com/library/fare/blfare124a.htm

April 17, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Geekelec

Thanks a lot!

April 27, 2013
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