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"Your last name is Li."

Translation:你姓李。

November 14, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MattBush2

Why is "last name is Li" treated like a compound word in this lesson?


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

If you are referring to the boxes you are able to select for the answer on the phone app, they just appear to be placed together. I don't think two symbols in a box is evidence of a compound word. The answer boxes appear to just be random sentence fragments.


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

The grouped onws in the phone app isually have modified tones when grouped.


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

I gave the correct answer but it didnt count it


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/CaioFranca2

What if I want to know someone's last name, should I ask 你升么姓?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Gabrielle145359

The formal question is 请问你贵姓? “May I ask what you are honorably surnamed?" Casually, I believe it could be something like 你姓什么?“You are surnamed what?" (Question words in Chinese go on the same place in the sentence where the answer would go.)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/NestorCarm2

'Li' last name not available as an answer.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ph_1980

I also don't have li as an answer on the app.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Elea8157

Which symbol is for 'you'

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