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"Smíme číst jen tuto knihu."

Translation:We may read this book only.

September 21, 2017



Is it possible to say "Smíme jen číst tuto knihu"? In English I think there is a subtle semantic difference between "We may only read this book" and "We may read only this book" (the first one saying we can't do any other activities, and the second one saying we can read no other books but this one)


Sorry, my fist response was wrong. Yes, you can say that.

Different is: Smíme tuto knihu jen číst.

You can only read the book and you may not do other stuff with it.


"We may read just this book." is not possible?

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