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"La mia casa è solo a un miglio da qui."

March 30, 2013

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Elena18

Do we really need the "a" here? Or would "solo un miglio" also be correct? Grazie.

March 30, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Quazar

Ya they really need more experts and moderators to respond to all these questions. But then it is free so we can't really complain.

June 7, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Teresinha

I think that the "a" is necessary here because it is a preposition - that construction is similar in Portuguese...

August 3, 2013
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