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"How long is the Yangtze?"

Translation:长江有多长?

May 11, 2018

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

how is this a question?


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

Question: 长江有多长

Statement: 长江很长

More info: https://resources.allsetlearning.com/chinese/grammar/Asking_about_degree_with_%22duo%22

Correct me if I' wrong, but I think you could omit 有 in this question.


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

You could omit it. I've always heard a question of length posed this way: 长江是多长的?


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

Yes, you can. The statement in response should be “长江有/一共/全长6300公里。”, the one you've given answers a different question, e.g. “长江长吗?”.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Devon711559

The 多长 Word Bank tile is silent, they always stay silent for the entire lesson. Defective network code? Duo owes an apology. Reported [The audio does not sound correct] 2019 June 14th Friday Opera 60.0.3255.170 Mac OS X 10.11.6 64-bit.

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