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"The girls go to the city."

Translation:Puellae ad urbem eunt.

March 17, 2020

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Arthur723904

So "domus" takes the locative case, "urbs" doesn't.


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

Yes.

But if we changed the sentence to "the girls go home" we wouldn't use the locative case of domus. It would be puellae domum eunt (a place to which construction drops the ad with nouns that take can use the locative).

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