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"She likes to see birds."

Translation:Le piace vedere uccelli.

April 2, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/gregers212

why is this "piace" and not "piaciono"? Shouldn't it refer to birds/plural?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/f.formica
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In this case the subject in Italian is the action "to see birds", so it's a third person singular; without the infinitive verb it would be as you say, she likes birds -> le piacciono gli uccelli.

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