"Моя мати"

Translation:My mother

May 31, 2015

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BossaNova1423

So, is the feminine моя used because the speaker is a woman? Is it because мати is a "female" word in Ukrainian? Or another reason? I'm not sure.

May 31, 2015

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

all possessive pronouns change depending on the gender of the object, not the subject. My pen - моя ручка (because ручка is feminine), my father - мій батько (батько is masculine)

May 31, 2015

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

Because мати is feminine

May 31, 2015
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