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"Nu numai băiatul este deștept, ci și fata."

Translation:Not only the boy is smart, but also the girl.

March 13, 2018

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

A better translation would be 'Not only is the boy smart, but the girl also.'


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

or: 'but so is the girl'


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/lwinters6

what is the function of ci there? another form of but?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/coto.i
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Yes, "ci" translates to "but" in this context. "dar" would have worked here too ("dar și fata").

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