"We practised for two months."

Translation:我们练习了两个月。

November 19, 2017

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

Doesn't the time expression normally come first or second rather than last? Should "我们两个月练习了" be correct too?


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

A time phrase that answers "when" goes before the verb, but a time phrase that answers "for how long" goes after, generally speaking.


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

That's a really good link, especially for their clear explanation of 了 in time phrases.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/mshih821

I think we can say 我們練習两个月了.


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

That's what I'm thinking, too.


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

I think so too, but I am not sure.

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