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"This tea is green."

Translation:Tämä tee on vihreää.

July 26, 2020

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

I'm confused, why is it "vihreää" here as opposed to "vihreä"?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Anna839191

because tea is a mass noun so it uses the partitive case

You might want to read this (especially 3.1. Liquids as mass nouns) https://uusikielemme.fi/finnish-grammar/grammatical-cases/ainesanat-uncountable-mass-nouns-finnish-object-and-complement/

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