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"Это стакан воды или сока?"

Translation:Is this a glass of water or juice?

November 6, 2015

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

Could стакан also be cup, as in cup of water?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Shady_arc
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Only as a measuring unit ("take a cup of sugar and 1/2 cup of flour").

Think of something cylindrical, 200-400 ml. and without any handles. Even "a glass" has a broader definition in English.

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