"What date is the Spring Festival this year?"

Translation:今年春节是几月几号?

November 20, 2017

6 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Chris713744

Unsure if you need the 是 here.

November 20, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Miriam442403

I'm a native speaker, and it actually sounds much more natural WITHOUT the 是.

June 25, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/BrendanKav1

Agreed. I considered adding it in, but it sounds less natural.

December 1, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Aleister854852

"今年春节是几号" should be accepted

February 8, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Teri467615

My answer the same and shoukd have been accepted

June 26, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/trycykle

是 should be omitted. It makes no sense to add 是 if it is omitted from: 今天几月几号?(What's today's date?)

October 16, 2018
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