"Cine este acest individ?"

Translation:Who is this individual?

August 28, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/nahuatl1939

could " individ" in this sentence be translated with" guy " in english, " type" in French , " tío " in Spanish for instance ? or must it be " individual - individu - individuo ?? thanks


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

Yes, the meaning is really "this guy". Romanian has also the word "tip" probably coming from French. "Cine este tipul ăsta " would be preferred in everyday language. "Individ" is more formal.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/abcdefg-1

I would translate it as "Who is this person?" Sounds more neutral/polite. Although, I think "individ" in Romanian is not that nice/polite.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/nahuatl1939

could " individ" in this sentence be translated with" guy " in english, " type" in French , " tío " in Spanish for instance ? or must it be " individual - individu - individuo ?? thanks


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JohannesKa245586

Sorry, but this and that are practically interchangeable here...

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