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"the old man"

Translation:yaşlı adam

3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/duedeluee

"yaşli" is for people (old man,old woman) and "eski" is for things

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/skellious
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this needs more explanation in the notes I think.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Luke_5.1991
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Kind of like "young" and "new" in English!

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/airelibre
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Any difference between yaşlı and eski?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Campbell7
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I think eski is used for things

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/skellious
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it is, as Duedelue said above - ""yaşli" is for people (old man,old woman) and "eski" is for things"

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/saeedseyl

What is different between " yaşlı adam" and " ahtiyar? As i hear, the people in turkey call somebody is old " ehtiyar "; just for old men, not old women,

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/yasemin.ca2

The same meaning. But not "ehtiyar". "ihtiyar"

3 years ago