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"I have an egg."

Translation:Tá ubh agam.

August 2, 2015

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

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


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

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