How to use the definite article in Albanian

You want to learn how to use the definite article in Albanian? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Albanian lessons complete with useful examples. The apple, the house, the book... we'll teach you about the Albanian definite article in a simple, clear and enjoyable way.

The Albanian definite article

The definite article is what we call the word 'the' in English. The definite article is used with nouns. The English definite article 'the' does not exist in Albanian. In Albanian, nouns have one form if the noun is indefinite and another form if the noun is definite.

Examples

babai
the father
miku
the friend
nata
the night
dritarja
the window
vajza
the girl
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Albanian is the official language of Albania and is also one of the official languages of Kosovo and of the Republic of Macedonia. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Albanian would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Basic words and phrases in Albanian

Learn to get by in Albanian with these useful words and phrases. We'll begin by learning some basic Albanian phrases which you can use for everyday communication.

disa tavolina
some tables
disa libra
some books
disa vajza
some girls
disa qytete
some cities
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Step 4 : The definite article in Albanian

The definite article is what we call the word the in English. The definite article is used with nouns. Using the nouns libër, karrige and derë (book, chair, door) which you learned in Step 3, learn how to use the definite article with each of the nouns. The nouns together with the definite article are libri, karrige and dera (the book, the chair, the door). You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about the definite article in Albanian including useful examples. Once you have learned to use the definite article with the Albanian nouns libër, karrige and derë, you're ready to move on to Step 5 (the plural in Albanian).

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