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"It is neither an owl nor a frog."

Translation:Nó không phải là con cú mà cũng không phải là con ếch.

February 14, 2017

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

Why are the both 'là's missing in the multiple choice version of this?


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

And where are the 'một's here?


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

Obviously I am no expert on VN grammar, but it seems to me we've had other sentences where the "phai la" and similar things were not repeated. I think the sentence that I wrote, "No khong phai la con cu ma cung khong con ech" should be accepted. Right or wrong?


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

you can leave out the 2nd but not phải.


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

nó không phải là một co cú mà cũng không phải là một con ếch -- marked wrong for having một. Please fix.


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

the last edit was made a few months ago and it includes "một".


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

Yes, just tried it, and it takes it. Thanks once more.

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