"My mother and my uncle are siblings."

Translation:Annem ve dayım kardeştir.

3 years ago

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very helpful thanks!

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Gustava123
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Why 'tir' and not 'dir'

1 year ago

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Consonant harmony :) We touch on it here: https://www.duolingo.com/comment/8616121

1 year ago

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Thank you!

1 year ago

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I reported "Annem ve amcam kardeştir." as correct the first time I did this sentence, but I realize my mistake. :)

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Ektoraskan

Dayı: mother's brother

Teyze: mother's sister

Amca: father's brother

Hala: father's sister

If you've memorized these four words and still mix them up, one way to remember them could be that in Turkish, father is "baba"; it has 2 a's. So do "amca" and "hala".

3 years ago

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Thanks! I'm watching a turkish show and so confused why one aunt is teyze and the other is hala

3 weeks ago
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