In Ukrainian, there is a grammatical difference between location and destination. That is why prepositions у (в) and на are used with different cases to express that difference.
What is more, prepositions у (в) and на have different uses with places, people, and events. How to keep all that in mind for a Ukrainian learner?
Ukrainian Lessons comes to the rescue! We summarized all the tricky aspects of expressing location and destination with prepositions in Ukrainian in a simple yet comprehensive table.
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Using prepositions to express location vs. destination
In Ukrainian, there is a grammatical difference between destination and location.
While the same prepositions can be used, they require different cases, depending on the dynamic (destination) or static (location) role of prepositions in context.
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