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"An armchair in a bedroom."

Translation:Крісло у спальні.

May 29, 2015

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

what is the difference between у and в?


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

They have the same meaning, it's about euphony :)

Ukrainian tries to avoid congestion of consonants. If you put "в" in this sentence, you will have sequence of 3 consonants (в, с, п) which is not good.

So the general rule (when choosing в over у or і over й) is that you have to try to have as little consonants in a row as possible.

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