"One kilometer is one thousand meters."

Translation:一キロメートルは千メートルです。

12/3/2017, 10:45:10 AM

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I learned that 「キロ」 is an acceptable shorthand for 「キロメートル」 but the program doesnt accept it

4/20/2018, 12:57:14 PM

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Does now, 5 months later.

9/26/2018, 6:36:11 PM

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Interesting to note here than you don't seem to need "one" before thousand - I tried 一千 instead of 千 and DL rejected it.

12/3/2017, 10:45:10 AM

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Right. It's ungrammatical to put 一 before 百 or 千, but you do need it before 万.

12/3/2017, 8:19:03 PM
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