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"جَدّي جورْج"

Translation:my grandfather George

September 2, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/GrahamWhit324102

Could this not equally well be "my grandfather is George"? If not, how would you translate "my grandfather is George"?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ghaiths3id111213

While I don't think you'll see this I'm going to leave the answer here for anyone else who wants to know. You are exactly right the Arabic sentence could mean both


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/sanne918432

I have no answer but the same question


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ghaiths3id111213

Saw that you have a current streak so figured I'd reply to your comment to answer the question for you


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/mc0re

Isn't "my" given by a suffix ك?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AmineHadji1

No, it isn't. my is given by the suffix ي and your is given by the suffix ك

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