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"Does the invisibility cloak exist?"

Translation:Chiếc áo khoác tàng hình có tồn tại không?

December 28, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/mark555520

Những not accepted but chiếc duolingo sucks


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

At least an explanation is needed.


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

Why is chiếc here? It's not required, but going on the supposition that 'multi-word nouns don't need classifiers' -- witness 'cây táo' earlier-- why it's even suggested is puzzling.

Moreover, chiếc seems to be associated with machines--airplanes, cars, motorbikes, submarines, etc--so with a coat it seems out of place.

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