"Hello, what is your name?"

Translation:Salve, quid tibi est nomen?

August 28, 2019



Would the course creators think it prudent to accept "quid nomen tibi," leaving out the "est"? I don't remember the name of the rhetorical device, but omitting the form of "esse" is quite common. Just a matter of whether it ought to be required for didactic purposes.

September 3, 2019


Omitting the verb in this context is not common. It would male more sense in the perfect passive indicative or poetry, for instance.

September 3, 2019
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