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Lesson 119: The conjunction -ki

In this lesson we will see the ki that works as a conjunction. The conjunction ki can have many meanings, including that, which, (even) though, so (that), it is because … that …, etc. We won't cover all of these extensively here, but we will focus on some common usages.

Since ki is a conjunction, it is not treated as a suffix, and it is written separate from other words.

Study for your exams so you can pass your courses. Sınavlarına çalış ki derslerini geçebilirsin.
You went so suddenly that I could not forget you. Öyle aniden gittin ki seni unutamadım.
It is because he loves you that he acts towards you like this. Seni seviyor ki sana böyle davranıyor.
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