"An elephant is an animal."

Translation:Słoń jest zwierzęciem.

December 15, 2015

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/fredriksletten

Is "slon to (jest) zwierzat" horribly wrong?

December 15, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/gabe81
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Horribly ;)

'Słoń to zwierzę' (nom) or 'Słoń jest zwierzęciem' (ins)

December 15, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/Viersch

Słoń to (jest) zwierzę or Słoń jest zwierzęciem are correct.

December 15, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/theteamcaptain

I would have said that "słoń to jest zwierzę" was correct but it is marked wrong?

January 4, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Jellei

It's correct but somewhat strange. If you use the "to" construction, "jest" is totally redundant and rather unusual.

Added here, but there's quite a chance that you will be again marked wrong if you try it in another sentence.

January 4, 2017
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