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"That woman is holding books in her hands."

Translation:Ta žena drží v rukou knihy.

November 3, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/DaanBanaan18

And apparently 'rukou' is an example a dual preserved in Czech. The locative case when speaking about two hands (of one person is 'rukou', whereas of more people it is 'rukách')


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

the vestigial dual locative form "rukou" is applicable to attached limbs even when multiple people are involved. the regular plural "rukách" is also applicable either way (and to non-body situations).

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