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"One hundred and one dogs"

Translation:Một trăm lẻ một con chó

July 15, 2016

9 Comments


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

Why is "linh" replacing lẻ in the multiple choice? Another change done long after you complete the module, thrown in for what reason exactly?


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

Why is the "lẻ" required here? I just did another "X hundred and one" answer and I was marked wrong for adding the "lẻ"


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

Why is it wrong to say Một trăm một con chó without lẻ?


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

I stay 4 years in Vietnam, never heard linh, always le


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

Why isn't mốt used since the number ends in one??


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

Which one is southern dialect and which is northern?


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

Another difference is that in the North it's common to use linh (from Chinese 零) in place of lẻ (which is more common in the South). For instance a Northerner could say "một trăm linh một" but a Southerner would almost always say "một trăm lẻ một".


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

You mean the audio? The voice talent is of northern dialect.

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