"Tôi mua một cái máy tính hoặc một quyển sách."

Translation:I buy a computer or a book.

April 27, 2016

9 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Layn2Marrail

I think i already see "hay" to say or… is it possible?

April 27, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/mlentz1229

according to my vietnamese textbook, "hoặc" can only be used in affirmative sentences, and "hay" can be used either affirmatively or in questions.

April 28, 2016

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

You're right.

April 28, 2016

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

so to clarify. hay can be used in "this or that", as well as "this nor that". but hoặc can only be used in "this or that". correct?

June 20, 2016

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

Yes, there are two words. "Hay" is used more in the south, hoặc in the north.

April 27, 2016

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

Is it just me or is the pronunciation not using hoặc but rather và?

September 21, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Yan11796

Same here

March 19, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Peter536150

If you listen carefully you hear hoặc

April 30, 2018

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

I bought a computer or a book. sao lại sai vì nói trong hoàn cảnh kể cho người khác dừng thế mà.

April 20, 2019
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