"Я пишу лист."

Translation:I am writing a letter.

June 15, 2015

10 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Jones_Rick

I assume that I could have written: "I write the letter" as well.

June 15, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/savasabaka

EN-UA and UA-EN developers translate "the" as "цей" (this). Writing a letter you assume that it is some letter, not a peculiar one

June 16, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/PonyDesu

What is the infinitive form of this verb? пишити?

June 20, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/Vinnfred

писати

June 20, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/PonyDesu

Дякую! So it's one of the irregular verbs, isn't it?

June 20, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/Vinnfred

It's not considered irregular as takes usual conjugation endings. There are 3 irregular verbs in Ukrainian: дати, їсти, вісти (+ derivatives). All the other follow one of 2 possible conjugation patterns.
But there can be some altering consonants

June 21, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/manat297076

How вісти is translated? Is it not вести?

May 27, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Anna_Elsa_J.

Like Polish one: писати - pisać пишу - piszę

July 29, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Sergey_Zalogin

Я пишу листа. - так буде правильно.

November 15, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/manat297076

Agree. The presented answer is wrong

May 16, 2019
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