"Pil jste vodu?"

Translation:Were you drinking water?

September 27, 2017

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Mark841597

Interesting! So 'pil' is singular, right? Does this combination of 'jste' and 'pil' imply that 'jste' is used as second person formal singular (to one man) rather than as second person plural? In Russian for instance вы always goes with plural пили even when addressing one person.

September 27, 2017

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

Exactly! Good point! :)

September 27, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Mark841597

To bylo rychle! Díky :-)

September 27, 2017
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