"I am the director. And you?"

Translation:Я - директор. А ви?

4/28/2016, 7:06:30 AM

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I put the ''і" instead of "А" but it marked as wrong,if you could explain this to me I'd be grateful.

4/28/2016, 7:06:30 AM

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"А" denotes an opposition, a contrast. It is like you oppose/compare the professions, i.e., your being a director and his/her being something else.

"І" denotes a connection, an alignment. For example: "Я — працівник тут. І ви теж!? Як гарно!" - "I am an employee here. And you too!? How nice!"

4/28/2016, 12:07:29 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/Samiwise
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Oh,Thanks a lot,it's clear now :)

4/28/2016, 4:44:44 PM
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