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"What do the five men read?"

Translation:O que os cinco homens leem?

February 26, 2013

10 Comments


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

Is "Os cinco homens leem o que" correct


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

It is also right, but at the end of sentences you should use "O quê?"


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MylesJorda4

Why is the 'o' in the 'o que' necessary?


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

What's wrong with saying "o que leem os cinqo homens?" can it be expressed that way?


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

it is correct to say "O que leem os cinco homens", I even think it sounds a bit more sofisticated, however more common to just say " O que os cinco homens leem?"


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

That's now accepted July 29, 2018 - O que leem os cinco homens


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Everett599628

Why is "Os quatro homens leem o quê" not correct?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Marc383010

Quatro = 4; cinco = 5


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/alain.galucio

I don't know if it's accepted now but it's a question of emphasis. When you say "os homens leem o quê?" It sounds like you're surprised, like "the men read what???"


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

O que é que os cinco homens leem?

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