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"The girls come from the city."

Translation:Puellae ab urbe veniunt.

October 13, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BrandonSlats13

Are "a" and "ab" both "from?"


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

Yes. A simplified explanation: a before consonants, ab before vowels and 'h'.


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

Why is it "urbe" instead of "urbem"?


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

ab here takes the ablative (urbe) opposed to the accusative (urbem).

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