"Xuân, hè, thu, đông"

Translation:Spring, summer, autumn, winter

May 27, 2016

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

Vietnamese people always say : Xuân Hạ Thu Đông

September 15, 2018

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

Xuân, Hạ, Thu, Đông

March 4, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AndrewLand6844

Do 'mùa đông' (winter) and 'đông' (east) have an etymological link or is it just a coincidence?

March 27, 2018

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

They sound identical in Mandarin also (where they are "dōng"), and there it is just a coincidence.

March 30, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/HongLinh286668

just a homonym

July 23, 2018

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

I think that is an error.

March 27, 2018

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

In Hanoi we say mùa hè. Maybe in this particular expression (listing the four seasons) a certain order and word choice is mandatory?

April 4, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Seng-hianL1

Tshun hā tshiu tang (in Taiwanese)

February 12, 2018
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