"On Sundays I wear skirts."

Translation:Pazarları etek giyerim.

3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/adi3255
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Do "pazarları" and "her pazar" have the same meaning?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Zeynep833750

Yes

7 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Fari_Dee
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So the Turkish Plastics would be like: "Çarşambaları pembe giyeriz!" )))

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Willheee

Why not etekler?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/mizinamo
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Because Turkish non-specific objects don't show plural.

See also this post: https://www.duolingo.com/comment/7736911

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Willheee

Thanks for the heads up!

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/daadaadaaren
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why is it pazarları? i would at least expect pazarda or pazarlarda

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/AlexinNotTurkey
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Days of the week are just kind of weird sometimes. Normally (hopefully) you have seen me say that the accusative case is used for specific direct objects and some time expressions. This is one of those time expressions. :)

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Quattrostelle

So is this true of all days of the week in all instances where you'd be saying "on X-day I do Y"?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Abdulkadir541685

"Pazar günleri etek giyiyorum" Should also be correct..

5 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Yomalyn
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"Pazar günleri" and "Pazarları" are both accepted. :-)

However, "giyiyorum" = "I am wearing" (present continuous), which is different than "giyerim" = "I wear" (simple present /aorist)

4 months ago
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