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"Tradiția este de a mânca pește vineri."

Translation:The tradition is to eat fish on Friday.

January 18, 2017



What does "de" do in this sentence?


Here is a compulsory preposition before an infinitive. We have this rule in Romanian when there is a similar impersonal context. For example, we say "modul acesta de a vorbi mă enervează" or "plăcerea de a cunoaşte asemenea oameni este imensă"...

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