"How many of those twenty-three trees were here?"

Translation:Kolik z těch dvaceti třech stromů tady bylo?

6/11/2018, 8:31:30 AM

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why "bylo"? I thought "byly" was the right declension

6/11/2018, 8:31:30 AM

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Yes, you would say "stromy byly" in a normal sentence, but in this question the verb has to agree with the kolik pronoun, so "bylo". Notice stromů is in genitive so it can't be the subject of the sentence.

6/11/2018, 11:41:20 AM
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