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"I will return the book to the library tomorrow."

Translation:明日、本を図書館に返します。

December 19, 2017

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[deactivated user]

    Can anyone please answer my question: If I put "は” in the middle of " あした" and "本", is it correct too?


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

    I would say that, while both are indeed grammatically correct, it changes the nuance somewhat. あしたは would be more equivalent to saying 'As for tomorrow, ...' . It would be a way to emphasize tomorrow rather than the action that is taking place then.

    Added on 2018/05/26:

    If someone asks when you will return the book, this is the proper construction.

    If someone asks what you are doing tomorrow, the construction including は would be more appropriate.


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Toko102570

    I totally agree. Adding 「は」would give special emphasize to the word tomorrow. (I keep forgetting to do that.) But TOMORROW i will return the book to library.


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

    Using the は would be grammatically correct. It is another way to say the same thing, but you don't need it in this example.

    : )


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Lloyd76445

    Ashita hon wo toshokan ni kae shi masu.


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Aelise_627

    Thank you so much Lloyd! I didn't know how to read 図書館(としょかん) in kanji and I had no idea what 返します(かえします) was because there is no audio for this sentence.


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

    明日、本を図書館に返します。


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

    Why does the audio on the selections say "かえし" for 返し and 返..?


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

    明日、図書館に本を返します。 明日、本を図書館に返します。

    Which one is more natural since they are both marked as correct answer?


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/KevinMerck1

    明日本を図書館に返します


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ericson321794

    For some reasons 明日本を四書館に返す is correct too...


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/clairelanc3

    Who could explain the word order? Is there a reason why here you start with tomorrow, or with to the library or with the book?


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

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