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"Hiểu ai kẻ thù của bạn rất quan trọng."

Translation:Understanding who your enemy is is very important.

April 26, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Dan553966

Since there is no further context here, both "who is your enemy" and "who your enemy is" should both be accepted. "Who is your enemy" is probably better stylistically because it avoids saying "...is is..." There are at least two possible interpretations of the sentence but stress accent rather than word order would be the distinguishing feature. (Knowing which people are your enemies is different from knowing the status and power of your enemies.)

July 15, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/mark555520

Understanding who your enemy is very important should be accepted duolingo sucks

July 12, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Dan553966

Sorry, but your English is incorrect. 'Understanding who your enemy' needs an "is" somewhere, as does "important." You can't avoid using "is' twice but you can avoid saying "is is."

July 12, 2019

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

"Understanding who is your enemy is very important" -- marked wrong and it shouldn't be.

I keep getting this wrong every pass--PLEASE FIX THIS

August 14, 2019
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