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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Avijan15

"Ihr nicht, Jungs."

January 7, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/thefreehunter

For those saying it doesn't make sense, imagine a teacher dismissing class. Two boys were playing during class, and the teacher wants them to stay to talk. The teacher says "You can go. Not you, boys!" as a way to dismiss the class but keep those boys later. "Sie k├Ânnen gehen. Ihr nicht, Jungs!"


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/tflint92

I feel "y'all" is an appropriate word for Ihr... how else is "you" suppose to be plural. I guess I can blame my southern accent for that mistake.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ichilingo

I in actual speech say you, but I agree that it's helpful to differentiate them for language learning.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Avijan15

this sentence doesn't make sense, please help


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/kyky

Such a sentence may follow from an order. But the boys shall not oby that order.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Janne9000

If it is an order, then it should have an exclamation mark. Currently it is so removed from context it does not seem to make any sense.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Wanfred

I think "Not you, youngsters" should be correct. (?)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/m.p.j.labranche

The only problem is that there is so little context.

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