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"My cat sleeps in his bed."

Translation:Codlaíonn mo chat ar a leaba.

October 7, 2014

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Crooty
  • 1921

What about "sa leaba"?

October 7, 2014

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

sa leaba would be "in the bed"

October 7, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Crooty
  • 1921

Oh yes, right! "ina leaba" then?

October 7, 2014

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

If you wanted to directly translate to English, yes. However, Irish says "on the bed" instead, and it's just the natural way to do it. Which, honestly kinda makes more sense...

October 7, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Crooty
  • 1921

When you think of it, it does indeed! :)

October 7, 2014
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