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"The temperature now is about 15 degrees."

Translation:现在的温度大约是十五度。

April 8, 2018

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

Why use 大约 and 是 together like this?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/NasuSamaruk0

大约/大約 together with 是 means "about". Without 大约/大約, the sentence excludes "about".


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

is 的 optional?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/KX3.

温度现在大约是十五度。was marked wrong, reported!


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

I just typed this and it is now accepted.

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