"I don't have a pen."

Translation:我没有笔。

November 29, 2017

2 Comments


[deactivated user]

    Why is the measure word 只 not being used here? As in 我没有一只笔.

    November 29, 2017

    https://www.duolingo.com/Keith_APP

    It is not needed because quantity is not important. here. It is similar to I don't have money.

    BTW the classifier for pens (or other long, rod shaped things) is 支 (Traditional 枝) or 根.

    November 29, 2017
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