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"There is only one brown leaf on the old tree."

Translation:Vanhassa puussa on vain yksi ruskea lehti.

July 15, 2020

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/S__O
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"Vain" or "ainoastaan". It's the same.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Linda406150

Seems the translation should be. In the old tree is only one brown leaf. Why is that incorrect?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Egils1

A while ago there was a sentence about some "leaf in the tree". Now it is about one "leaf on the tree"! Which one I should use next time? I have no idea!

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