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16:56 May 23, 2001
English to Turkish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: blue
blue is a color
Brittany
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Summary of answers provided
na +1mavi
Tore Ozcan
namavi
Ebru Ozgen Oglesbay
namaviBeleny
namavixxxsenol


  

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7 mins peer agreement (net): +1
mavi


Explanation:
blue is a color - mavi bir renktir

you can also use "masmavi" for "very" blue or to emphasize the depth of the color blue..

Tore Ozcan
Local time: 14:46
Native speaker of: Native in TurkishTurkish
PRO pts in pair: 4

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agree  xxxAVRASYA
363 days
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9 mins
mavi


Explanation:
"mavi bir renktir"
blue = mavi
color = renk

Beleny
Local time: 14:46
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5 hrs
mavi


Explanation:
"blue" means "mavi", "color" means"renk", so; "blue is a color" means "mavi bir renktir"
sincerly.

xxxsenol
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PRO pts in pair: 12
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5 days
mavi


Explanation:
Mavi, bir renktir. ("Mavi" is followed by a comma)

Without a comma, "Mavi", as the object of the sentence, loses its strength.

"Mavi bir renktir" -without the comma- is grammatically correct, however literally inadequate.

Ebru Ozgen Oglesbay
United States
Local time: 03:46
Native speaker of: Native in TurkishTurkish
PRO pts in pair: 31
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