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"Care este numele zeului grec al soarelui?"

Translation:What is the name of the Greek god of the sun?

December 8, 2016



Ra, my people, his name's Ra


Ra is the sun god of egypt helios of greek


What is the difference between "care" and "ce"? my teacher once said something like "'care' ist used when someone is supposed to choose from a given set and can be answered with 'that one', while 'ce' needs a real answer" -- but that doesn't really fit?


In my opinion it does fit: the question chooses from the set of all possible names. The answer to ”ce este…” could be ”un cuvânt de trei silabe” (a three-syllable word).

English uses ”what” for both variants, making the difference a bit hard to grasp.

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