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    What does "чья" mean?

    образец:Это мой мама.
    Чья это мама.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bellabob View Post
    образец:Это мой мама.
    Чья это мама.
    Это моя мама. => She is my mom.
    Чья это мама? => Whose mom is she?

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    Чья, чей, чьё, чьи - whose

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    Спасибо.

    While I'm here, what does "моё" mean?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lampada View Post
    Чья, чей, чьё, чьи - whose
    But how do you know which one to use?

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    Quote Originally Posted by bellabob View Post
    Спасибо.

    While I'm here, what does "моё" mean?
    моё => my/mine

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    Quote Originally Posted by bellabob View Post
    But how do you know which one to use?
    Based on the gender and the number.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Crocodile View Post
    Based on the gender and the number.
    My book didn't really explain that at all.

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    Oh, wait, I found it.

    Thanks.

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