"My little sister likes to eat steamed pork dumplings."

Translation:我的妹妹喜欢吃小笼包。

November 17, 2017

6 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Alison920660

It's quite annoying that Duolingo marks it wrong every time I omit "的" in sentences like this denoting the relationship between family members. I've reported quite a few sentences now.

November 17, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/marpocky

Yep, same issue. They are way too rigid in both the Chinese and English grammar that they will accept, which I understand takes time but the 我/我的 issue should have been anticipated.

November 17, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/ASZ18101849

February 7, 2019: I entered my answer without 的 before 妹妹 and it was accepted.

February 7, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/DestinationVoid

Just don't translate little sister as 小妹妹 :-)

January 6, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Erikku15

小籠包 doesn't have to be just pork

February 12, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/KX3.

Yes, but by default it is.

September 21, 2018
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