1. Forum
  2. >
  3. Topic: Vietnamese
  4. >
  5. "Bạn có ăn thịt gà không?"

"Bạn ăn thịt không?"

Translation:Do you eat chicken?

May 20, 2016



What does có mean here?

May 20, 2016


Check out my Tips & note section in this skill. In yes-no question, "có" is there just to form the question. No meaning.

May 21, 2016


the "khong" at the end makes it a question. I don't think this was a fair question, because the "co" translates, as per the drop-down, to there is or there are, so it is logical to assume that the answer should be "are you eating chicken?" However, that is marked wrong.

April 22, 2018


I haven't started the questions skill, but I got this question during "strengthen skills". Is it miscategorized, or does Duolingo just give "advanced" questions sometimes?

August 4, 2016


Duolingo gives random questions in "strengthen skill" session. And it's possible that sometimes they give out questions that you have not yet learned.

August 4, 2016


Why is khong in this sentence?

October 7, 2017


You do eat chicken meat, no?

October 8, 2017


Do you eat the chicken meat ? = ban co an thit ga khong.

August 24, 2018


Why not ban có ăn thit gà?

January 4, 2018


You need không at the end of the sentence to make it a yes/no question. While they don't appear next to each other, có and không are paired words and both need to be in the sentence if yes / no. If not yes / no question, then rules can vary / change.

February 21, 2018


Not necessarily, plenty of yes/no questions given here that only have 'không' without 'có', so I think the confusion you see is understandable.

May 4, 2018


this is infuriating, because they wouldn't give the credit for Do you eat lunch, it had to be DON'T you eat lunch?! Now the exact same wording, and it doesn't give credit for Don't you eat chicken?!!!!! It has to be DO you eat chicken?!!! AAAAARRRRGGGGGHHHHH!!!!!!!!

April 22, 2018


KHÔNG denotes the negative. What purpose doesnit serve in this sentence??

May 27, 2018


Yes why is "thit"(meat) hêre if not translated. Marked wrong!

November 9, 2018


lol This one is the weirdest so far. You Have Eat Meat of Chicken, No?

December 1, 2018


Could this question be right without có?

January 8, 2019


Any one does have simplified resource on vowel signs and how to pronounce them?? Pls mail me.. I shall be greatly indebted..

June 8, 2019
Learn Vietnamese in just 5 minutes a day. For free.