"The computers are not fast."

Translation:Calculatoarele nu sunt rapide.

August 19, 2017



Can we conclude from the feminine plural form "calculatoarele" that the Romanian noun for the machine is neuter (sing. computerul), or could this sentence also refer to female persons with the task of computing something manually?

August 19, 2017


Yes, both calculator (calculatoare) and computer (computere) are neuter. The word "calculatoare" could refer to persons, but it's as unlikely as the English "computers" referring to persons who compute.

August 20, 2017
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