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"Tôi người Việt Nam."

Translation:I am Vietnamese.

October 24, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ab2531

Would 'Tôi là người Việt' mean exactly the same?

October 24, 2016

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

Yes and no. Technically Việt Nam is the country while Việt (a.k.a Kinh) is the ethnicity.

October 29, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ab2531

Oh thanks! I have never noticed this subtility.

October 29, 2016

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

Yes :)

October 24, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ab2531

Thanks for the answer!

October 24, 2016

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

You are welcome :)

October 25, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/slimegirl12

nope

March 5, 2018
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