"Син і донька"

Translation:Son and daughter

June 2, 2015

6 Comments


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

донька here sounds with an accent on 'a' - like донькА. Isn't right to say дОнька?

June 11, 2015

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

Yep, дОнька is standard Ukrainian, but донькА is regional and quite common.

June 16, 2015

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

You are right, audio is faulty

June 11, 2015

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

I don't understand what is meant by ь "softening" the previous letter. он would usually make a sound like "on" but here sounds more like "oyn." How is yn a "softer" version of n?

July 13, 2015

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

There is a good advice to compare "н" and "нь" with "n" and "ñ" in Spanish. Ukrainian "ь" also softens the other letter like this.

February 14, 2016

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

Son and daughter, ok remember that.. I got a spelling error for that xD

June 2, 2015
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