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beginner class 1 - a question
1.       Tass1tea
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 07 Sep 2012 Fri 03:41 pm

Merhabba - I have a question about vowel harmony. In the exercise on word mutation - when you add an e to ´kek´ it becomes keke - why is not keğe as in other words that end in ´K´. Also I am not sure what words (nouns) mean when you add an ´e´ suffix to them - does it mean ´to´?

Looking forward to the answer - am so enjoying learning Turkish.

2.       Abla
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 07 Sep 2012 Fri 04:00 pm

The only way to be sure if a noun stem ending in p, t, k or ç is subject to alternation is to look in the dictionary.


The primary meaning of -e/-a dative is direction, ´to´ as you said, Tass1tea.

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3.       AlphaF
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 07 Sep 2012 Fri 04:20 pm




Edited (9/7/2012) by AlphaF [error]

4.       Tass1tea
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 07 Sep 2012 Fri 11:51 pm

Thank you!  - teşekkürler

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