"Curcanii sau puii?"

Translation:The turkeys or the chickens?

January 1, 2018

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In singular, plural, demonstrative plural :

copil, copii, copiii

pui, puii, puii

Am I right ?

Which is the more exceptional, the triple or the double 'i' ?


I'd say hens should also count as chickens... if they were in the farmyard.. though I agree it would be a chicken on the table and at the butcher's or supermarket.


I fail to see your point. Even though all hens are chickens, not all chickens are hens (there are cocks / roosters, too). Certainly you would not translate “oameni” by “teachers” because “teachers should also count as people,” would you?

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