"Nie ma tu żadnego mężczyzny."

Translation:There is no man here.

January 1, 2017

9 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/one_half_3544

hm. shoudn't 'there are no men here' be accepted as well?

January 1, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Jellei

Yes, added now.

January 3, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/gbaldacci1309

This should not be plural, should it? "There are no men here" is plural. this is Genitive and so "no Man"... I do not thing "there are no men here" should be accepted.

March 14, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Jellei

It's not an exact translation in terms of grammar, but frankly, "There are no men here" would most probably be translated the same way.

I'd only say "Nie ma tu żadnych mężczyzn" in plural if someone explicitly mentioned that they're searching for men and they expect those men to be here.

March 14, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/AelienFelis

Should be. Report it :)

January 1, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/LICA98

there isn't a single man here?

June 14, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Jellei

ok

June 14, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/LICA98

also not a single man is here

June 14, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Jellei

ok

June 17, 2018
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