"Can you speak English?"

Translation:你会说英文吗?

December 5, 2017

9 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/verticordian

it's my understanding that 说 is not 100% required in this sentence and that '你会英文吗?' makes perfect grammatical sense. any confirmation on this?

December 5, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/WillowsofXihu

That is correct.

December 6, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Yasmin611499

What's the difference between 英文and 英语?

February 13, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Nick133353

英语 is only the spoken version of the language. 英文covers the language in its entirety

May 8, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Yury184467

Is 你会不会说英文 correct answer for this?

October 3, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/msf7SF

How can one 说 a written language which 文 refers to?

January 10, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Winda637010

The correct one should be 你会讲英文吗

February 11, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/RaymondGri3

In my experience 可以 is also used but wasn't an option.

April 6, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/KentaroT.V

Yeah I put "你可以说英文吗?" but It was marked wrong. I'm confused.

November 29, 2018
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