"She went to Beijing a year ago."

Translation:她是一年前去北京的。

November 18, 2017

5 Comments


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

"她一年前去北京." is a valid translation for this. The additional words are not necessary.

November 18, 2017

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

Yes. The only scenario we would say it is when somebody ask precisely for the time she went there. The emphasis would then be on "a year ago".

November 18, 2017

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

This sentence seems incomplete to me. You are expected to say more if you say this. Or you can say "她一年前去了北京", then people will know that you have finished this sentence.

November 20, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AngeCI
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This translation even sounds more natural to me.

November 23, 2017

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

Or even 她一年前去過北京.

November 29, 2017
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