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"Ellas ni siquiera están armadas."

Translation:They are not even armed.

February 6, 2013

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

Hmmm - "at least they are not armed" was my incorrect answer and I try to understand the difference from "they are not even armed" ---- can you help??

February 6, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/da.big.fella

"ni siquiera" is a fixed expression, meaning "not even'.

For example:

ni siquiera tienen zapatos = they don't even have shoes.

April 20, 2013

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

In my dictionary the "ni" makes it "not even" Without the "ni" it would be "They at least are are armed."

February 6, 2013

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

What would be "At least they are not armed", then?

April 30, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/da.big.fella

at least = al menos

"al menos no están armados"

April 30, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Rondinella01

Same idea, it would be: "Por lo menos, no están armadas."

March 10, 2013
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