"Two books are on the table " also should be accepted
Yes, this has the same meaning
What is the purpose of 本 in this sentence? Also, what does 本 translate to? I don't understand the translation provided (Ben)?
本 is just a measure word for books. (Like 个 but more specific)
Em... Where is 'Ben' character?
Exactly my question, because in the hovering dictionary, Ben is the only meaning 本 has been given...
Dear Duolingo, please fix the "Ben" thing. It's weird.
What do we think about "The table has two books on it"? Marked wrong as of 2019-02-10.
"On the table are two books." ACCEPTED
There are a couple of books on the table should also be accepted
Can you say "两本书桌子上”？
No, you need a verb in the sentence.
"The tabletop holds two books." should be accepted.
Also, "There are two books on the tabletop."