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"Marcus writes a book."

Translation:Marcus librum scribit.

October 14, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MariaNapoli1

Why is liber not accepted here?


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

Liber is not the right case. Since Marcus is doing an action to the book, we have to use the accusative singular here, librum. If the book was the thing 'doing', then we can use liber (nominative singular).

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