"הגבר עומד בפנים."

Translation:The man is standing inside.

September 15, 2016

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

What's the difference between בפנים and בתוך?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/NaftaliFri1

Inside something is בתוך. You wouldn't use it alone, you would give context.

Just inside,without context, is בפנים.

They are not interchangeable.


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

Adding ot what NaftaliFri1 says, you need a noun after בתוך because it's a preposition. בתוך המקרר.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Theresa754142

Ha-gever omed bifnim.


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

Why is it בפנים and not בפני


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

Because בפנים is just the Hebrew word for "inside" as a stand-alone location specification. Not sure what בפני you have in mind.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/dplass1968

Because it sounds plural.

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