"We are going there now."

Translation:My tam teď jdeme.

June 25, 2018

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"My jdeme tam teď" is wrong?

June 25, 2018

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My GUESS is that your version is wrong because "tam" is one of those words that want to be the second position.... lots of competition to be "number two" in Czech! :-)

June 25, 2018

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This is not a guess, it's actually correct. In neutral sentences, "tam" behaves as a clitic. However, "tam" is not always a clitic and it can also be used at the beginning or at the end of a sentence if there is a strong reason to emphasize it.

Typically as an answer to a question "where". Where do you go? Kam jdete? We go there. My jdeme tam.

June 25, 2018

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Thanks for the clarification and additional info!

June 26, 2018

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It is indeed.

June 25, 2018
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