"I have an egg."

Translation:Tá ubh agam.

August 2, 2015

8 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/NiekdeGier

Why is 'an egg' translated as 'ubh' and not 'an ubh'? I'm really confused when to use an article

March 2, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Fear754839

'An' is only used as the direct article 'the'. There are no indirect articles in Irish. So 'ubh' means both 'egg' and 'an egg', depending on context.

March 28, 2017
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