"Я знаю эту балерину."

Translation:I know this ballerina.

October 30, 2017

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

I'm not a native speaker. Ballerina kinda sounds weird for me to read in an English sentence. What would be the male version of this word? Ballerino?

October 30, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/zirkul
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https://www.oxfordlearnersdictionaries.com/definition/english/ballerina?q=ballerina

For a man you would simply use "ballet dancer" (which is completely gender-neutral, so you can use it for female dancers as well).

October 31, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/andrevieir.a

I wonder the same!

January 18, 2018
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