"Tha e buidhe."

Translation:It is yellow.

May 27, 2020

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

He is yellow should be accepted and wasn't. Reported. Another question was An t-eun buidhe. Eun Mòr bho Shraid an t-Seasamain is definitely yellow and definitely would not want to be called 'it'. Big Bird


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/aX1sp0weRs

i agree with the other poster. without specific context, it isn't clear whether you're discussing a person or a thing. ((you have the same thing in japanese. aoi desu (literally, "blue it is"). what is blue? a person? the sky? a car? in japanese, the conversation will start out identifying the subject, but thereafter the conversation may not again specify. therefore, anyone overhearing the conversation could misunderstand...))

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