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"Tha an t-uisge-beatha sgoinneil."

Translation:The whisky is brilliant.

March 25, 2020

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

Why is whiskey t-uisge-beatha in this sentence instead of uisge-beatha?


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

"an t-" is the word for "the" that is used for masculine nouns beginning with a vowel - uisge-beatha = whisky, an t-uisge beatha = the whisky. The tips at Food 2 explain the masculine definite article: https://duome.eu/tips/en/gd

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