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"Poland is so good."

Translation:Tha a' Phòlainn cho math.

March 20, 2020

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

Why is there an a' in front of Phòlainn?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/SrGI2aed

The names of many countries, including Poland, require a definite article in Gaelic. It's explained in the tips for Countries. As the names for countries are usually feminine nouns, the definite article takes the usual feminine forms.

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