Difference between revisions of "Central Kurdish and English/Contrastive Grammar"

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In Sorani Kurdish, definiteness is marked by a suffix at the end of a noun instead of a separate determiner.
 
In Sorani Kurdish, definiteness is marked by a suffix at the end of a noun instead of a separate determiner.
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({{{ckb}}}) {{{سەگێک}}} → ({{{eng}}}) {{{a dog}}}
  
 
* (ckb) سەگێک → (eng) a dog
 
* (ckb) سەگێک → (eng) a dog
  
 
* (ckb) سەگەکە → (eng) the dog
 
* (ckb) سەگەکە → (eng) the dog

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ckb-eng

Definiteness Marker

In Sorani Kurdish, definiteness is marked by a suffix at the end of a noun instead of a separate determiner.

({{{ckb}}}) {{{سەگێک}}} → ({{{eng}}}) {{{a dog}}}

  • (ckb) سەگێک → (eng) a dog
  • (ckb) سەگەکە → (eng) the dog