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"הוא שחקן אמריקאי."

Translation:He is an American actor.

July 19, 2016

12 Comments


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

Is a ballplayer a שחקן?


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

Yes this word is also used for sport player and game player


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

I know both are technically acceptable, but which is more natural/common to say: אמריקאי or אמריקני?


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

"He is an American player" was not accepted (16-9-2018). i reported it


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

25 - 5 - 2020 : "He is an American player" was still not accepted


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

'He is an American PLAYER' should definitely be accepted, but it was marked wrong here. Reported


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

I've never heard anyone say אמריקני


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/IngeborgHa14

I am astonished that in Ngram, אָמֵרִיקָנִי is more popular than אָמֵרִיקָאִי since the sixties!


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/danny912421

Hu sachkán ameriká'i.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ortal159406

Player should be a correct answer too.

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