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"Tôi sẽ học khi tháng chín kết thúc."

Translation:I will study when September ends.

May 21, 2016

6 Comments


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

I was gonna make that ‘wake me up when September ends’ joke but I got beaten to it... So I’ll stick with what I know best:

Derived from Chinese 結束

  • Mandarin: jiéshù
  • Cantonese: git3cuk1
  • Northern Sixian Hakka: kiet-suk

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Shea603077

thanks NLL, really appreciate you helping us Chinese speakers along


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BossaNova1423

Thức dậy tôi, khi tháng chín kết thúc...


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

Ah I love that song. "Wake" in Vietnamese has two different words, one for you waking up, one for someone else waking someone up. For waking someone up, you should use "gọi" + "targeted person/pronoun/name" + "dậy". So in this case: gọi tôi dậy (wake me up)


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

Wake me up when September ends - Hãy đánh thức tôi khi tháng 9 qua đi... ʕ•́ᴥ•̀ʔっ


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

Why'Finishes' wrong?ʕ•́ᴥ•̀ʔっ

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