"Сімнадцять машин"

Translation:Seventeen cars

June 3, 2015



Why is this not сімнадцять машини?

September 18, 2017


Why do we use the genitive in these lessons, how does is affect the meaning when it isn't in a sentence?

June 3, 2015


Somehow the grammar for numbers in Ukrainian involves Genetiv. Perceive it as, when we say "seventeen cars" we actually say "seventeen of cars". This is just the grammar, that's it.

June 24, 2015


Usually when you just name the thing ("a red scarf", "a big black car", "a huge pands"), you use the Nominative. The Nominative form of a comination of a number and a noun has certain rules.

June 3, 2015


So if we have more than four feminine things, do they always end like машин?

January 1, 2019
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