"Americans use a fork and spoon."

Translation:美国人用叉和勺子。

November 16, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/emperorchiao
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Much as there are differences between British and American English, in Taiwan 勺子 refers to a ladle or cooking spoon, while we eat with 湯匙 "soup spoons".

November 16, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/RebeccaJ376064

why isn't it 叉子和勺子 or 叉和勺?

July 18, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/RobinThor
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The sound for 人用 is missing and they should not be in one tile in the first place.

November 19, 2018

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a chinese spoon is very special, also not made of metal but stone (i have some chinese spoons) it is also shorter,has another form

February 15, 2018

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Could you elaborate? Are there different words for "Chinese spoons" vs "western metal spoons"? Or are you just wanting to share this fact?

May 10, 2018
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