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"The cat drinks its milk."

Translation:Le chat boit son lait.

December 27, 2012

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

Where is du in this case? It is always interpreted as "some" milk. You can never say boire le lait.


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

"Its/Son" is the determiner. You don't need to add an article.

  • The cat drinks (some) milk = Le chat boit du lait
  • The cat drinks the milk = Le chat boit le lait.
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