"You are large."

Translation:Groß bist du.

March 2, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/StarbuckNakari

Why is "Bist du groß" incorrect?

March 2, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Hohenems
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Word order. 1) "Bist du groß?" is a question based on the order you put the words in. "You are large" is a statement. 2) The verb is always (almost always) in the second position in German. Read more about it here: http://german.about.com/library/weekly/aa032700a.htm

March 2, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Basellife

Why is Du bist gross not correct? In Switzerland they do not use ß

March 14, 2013

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It should be correct, report it with that explanation.

September 18, 2014
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