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"Rochia este albastră ori albă?"

Translation:Is the dress blue or white?

November 27, 2016

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

Rochia este albastră și negra ori albă și aurie? :D https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_dress


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

Why dont use "sau"?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/cosmo-pedant

Lydia Kurnia P - It seems that "ori" has a "contrastive" sense of "or" [I then saw the word "adversative" used in a discussion of "insa", "dar", and "ci" (and I believe "iar" is in there too)]; whereas "sau" has (only) an "alternative" sense of meaning. . .


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/CarloGamag1

This is an alternative situation that depends on taste or need to match or contrast some other part of the woman outfit so is ori like dar and sau like ci?

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