"How many foods do you buy?"

Translation:Quot cibos emitis?

August 30, 2019

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

Why "cibos" and not "cibus"?

August 30, 2019

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

Cibus is singular nominative, subject, the agent of a verb, as in 'cibus mangnus erat', the food was large.

However, cibos is the object plural, as in 'cibos multos habemus', we have many foods.

Remember the general pattern for these declension of masculine nouns:

Singular: cibus, cibum, cibi, cibo, cibo; plural: cibi, cibos, ciborum, cibis, cibis.

September 1, 2019
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