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"There was an accident here yesterday."

Translation:昨天这里发生了意外。

August 9, 2018

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/forgeron5

Why yesterday before here? What isthe rule?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/kwis20171

The time word goes near the start of the sentence. You’ll get used to it quickly.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ayvah01

The time can go before or after the subject. I understand that "here" is the subject in this sentence, so it should be fine to put it after. I've reported this.

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