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"What are girls doing at the post office?"

Translation:Що дівчата роблять на пошті?

March 28, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Pawel73418

Why дівчини is wrong?!


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Freya365

I think this should be 'what are THE girls doing at the Post Office?' Omitting the 'the' sounds odd - as if all girls are doing something at the Post Office!


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Weylin366674

"What are girls doing at the post office?" - This is about girls in general. Girls aren't allowed in the post office. Why are they here?

"What are the girls doing at the post office?" - This is seems to be what is intended.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/minh5304

Why is дівчинки wrong?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/mapple2002

Can someone please explain the difference between у or в and на?


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

I'm afraid it just has to be remembered. На пошті, на вокзалі, на роботі, на вулиці, на площі, but у школі, в кімнаті, в будинку, в садку, в парку, в автобусі, в університеті.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/mapple2002

Ok, thanks for the reply, I guess I am going to learn all of them one by one.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Alex997274

I can't finish the lesson! Right sentence doesn't work!

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