"Does literature create culture, or does culture create literature?"

Translation:Ĉu la literaturo kreas kulturon, aŭ ĉu la kulturo kreas literaturon?

September 14, 2015



Is my rendering of this question understandable? What is the reason for the repetition of 'Cxu"? It is a single question, requiring a single answer, after all.

September 14, 2015


We can't see your rendering of the question. Just a reminder :)

It's really two questions linked by the conjunction "or". I think that it sounds best with both cxus but is understandable with just the first.

September 14, 2015


I think it should have both.

Omitting the second sounds a bit as if you asked, "Does literature create culture, or culture create literature?", omitting the second "does". Understandable, I suppose, but sounds rather odd.

September 14, 2015


Why doesn't "kulturo" also require the article "la", as well as "literaturo"?

July 30, 2018
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