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"Perhaps that is not cheese."

Translation:To možná sýr není.

November 6, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Herman671749

"Možna není to sýr" could be valid? Word order in Czech is (in most cases, not all) not as strict as in other languages...


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

In this case, the word order is wrong. Another acceptable order would be "možná to není sýr", but you generally have to follow SVO order, that is Subject-Verb-Object, here Subject = "to", Verb = "není", O = "sýr".

Keep in mind, that this is more of a guideline than a rule, and works generally with nouns being objects. Pronouns have very weird rules to them. For example: "Máma to vaří" = Mom is cooking it "Máma vaří rýži" = Mom is cooking rice

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