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"Is water cold or hot?"

Translation:Вода холодна чи гаряча?

January 24, 2016

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

Why doesn't або work for "or" here?


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    «Або» would mean you want to know if the water is either hot or cold. I.e. if the water is hot, the answer is 'yes'; if the water is cold, the answer is 'yes'; if the water is lukewarm, the answer is 'no'.

    I believe this is not what the English sentence means.

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