"He left London last year."

Translation:他去年离开了伦敦。

November 27, 2017

6 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/rimoll

Can the 'Le' go after London ie. '... Likai lundun le'

November 27, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Mr.rM
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Yes, 他去年离开伦敦了 is okay, and then the emphasis is usually on the whole event, unless you stress part of the sentence.

January 30, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Swansae

Since we're talking about last year, which is in the past, the 了 is needed.

November 27, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/624qCWL9

Same question. Can a native speaker please answer this?

January 9, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/MarceloGal474512

Sure can! I had the same problem.

January 10, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/MarceloGal474512

I used 他去年离开伦敦了, which was rejected.

January 10, 2018
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