"You were even then my wife."

Translation:Bylas už tehdy má manželka.

9/24/2017, 4:05:26 PM

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when do you use "bylas" vs. "jsi byla?" aren't they interchangeable?

1/2/2018, 8:59:48 AM

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Yes, they are. In spoken language you usually use BYLAS. Kind of like English for we'll, they're, I'm, you're are prevalent in spoken language.

1/2/2018, 3:44:07 PM

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Is “Bylas moje žena už tehdy” not acceptable?

9/24/2017, 4:05:26 PM

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Why can't I use "Bylas má manželka už tehdy"? I am studying the course three months, but still can't get the right word order in sentence - yet it hadn't been explained. It's becoming annoying, expecially, when I read in other resourses, that word order in Czech is almost free. Absolutely not flexible in this course.

11/29/2017, 4:59:49 PM

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I was asking my dad about word order in the sentence "už je tady" and he said of the 6 possibilities all sound ok except the two with už at the end. I'm guessing the same goes for "už tehdy" in this sentence.

11/30/2017, 4:31:49 AM

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Why is "už tehdy bylas moje žena" corrected to "Tys už tehdy byla moje žena"? Why do I need to pull the "ty" out of the contraction in this case?

1/14/2018, 3:29:05 PM
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