"It is yellow."

Translation:Es ist gelb.

December 17, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ivorobioff

why not "Das ist gelb"?

December 17, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/stepintime

That would mean "That is yellow".

If there's a yellow object of neutral gender, like "das Buch" (the book), the pronoun is "es".

So: "Das Buch ist gelb." = "Es ist gelb."

December 17, 2017
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