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"Where do your nephews live?"

Translation:Де живуть ваші племінники?

September 12, 2016



Why is it not correct to say "Де ваші племінники живуть?"

September 12, 2016


It is not ungrammatical, but the inverted word order may sound unnatural in some contexts. By saying "Де ваші племінники живуть?" you are stressing "ваші племінники" a little bit. Still, it can be accepted.

Interestingly, with personal pronouns it is the other way around. For example, "Де живеш ти?" (Where do you live?) sounds like a line from some poem. The usual word order is "Де ти живеш?"

September 14, 2016


This is quite creepy.

June 28, 2017


Why is небожі wrong here?

August 26, 2017
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