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"Tha a' ghràineag ann an gàrradh."

Translation:The hedgehog is in a garden.

February 11, 2020

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/davidrobb8

my version is coming up in english


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

I put 'a' hedgehog is in 'the' garden. - how do i make the difference?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/tj4234

ann AN - in a

annS an - in the

The s in anns an makes it "in the".

The "an" doesn't mean "the" here. It's an old word for "in" which is no longer in use. There was a time where an meant both "in" and "the" so it mutated to "ann an" so that people could tell the difference.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/betsy944139

thank you! I was having difficulty making this distinction, too.

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