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"Patruzeci de bărbați mănâncă carne."

Translation:Forty men eat meat.

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https://www.duolingo.com/garpike
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Why is 'de' here? Is it required for numbers larger than ten?

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https://www.duolingo.com/potestasity
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Short and sweet: for numbers ending in numbers larger than 20.
Long and complete: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Romanian_numbers#Preposition_de

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https://www.duolingo.com/nunes89
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Can i say "numbers that end in -zeci and 'high numbers'"?

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https://www.duolingo.com/potestasity
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As long as in "numbers that end in -zeci", you include the trailing units, i.e.
douăzeci și cinci de bărbați

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https://www.duolingo.com/nahuatl1939
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Thanks for the link.

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https://www.duolingo.com/Lng52-._
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Why isn't "mănâncăm" used?

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