"He had seven brothers."

Translation:Měl sedm bratrů.

January 7, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/Andalemanito

I put 'měl sedmi bratrů' as I thought it would take the animate accusative, could someone explain why it is 'sedm'? Thank you!

January 7, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/relox84

Sedm never changes to sedmi in the accusative case, even with masculine animate nouns. 'sedmi bratrů' would be genitive 'of seven brothers'

January 7, 2018
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