"All of the other people came except for her."

Translation:除了她,其他人都来了。

September 27, 2018

3 Comments


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

I arranged the Chinese translation so that it had the same clause order as the original English sentence and it was marked wrong. What grammatical rule did I violate?

My incorrect answer: 其他人都来了,除了她。

The accepted answer: 除了她,其他人都来了。

September 27, 2018

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

It is not idiomatic and probably only used colloquially as an afterthought.

October 21, 2018

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

So did I - is this correct or not?

September 27, 2018
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