"Not fifty-two cities, but fifty-seven!"

Translation:Nem ötvenkét város, hanem ötvenhét!

November 10, 2016

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Viviane882195

When do I use kettő and when do I use két?

November 10, 2016

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

For example, when you want to make sure you are not misunderstood in in a situation like the above.
With "két", you always need a noun that it refers to. "Két" cannot stand alone. "Kettő" can. "Két" also likes to be the first part of compound words and other derivatives. "Kettő" prefers to stand on its own.

November 11, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Micek11

We basically use kettő all the time :D

January 4, 2019
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