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"Onko sinulla rahaa? Haluan ostaa kahvia."

Translation:Do you have any money? I want to buy coffee.

July 28, 2020

9 Comments


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

Shouldn't "Do you have any money? I want to buy some coffee" also be accepted?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Anna839191

Yeah, it should be. Did you report it?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MarionWall7

What is wrong with 'a coffee'?


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

The Finnish language grandfathers didn't like to be too specific


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

"Do you have some money?" also OK?


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

It's common enough that it should be accepted. Technically, we teach English learners to use "any" for questions unless it's an offer (e.g. *"Do you want some coffee.").


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

why not 'do you have money?' - the meaning is the same in English


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

I guess so, but it feels a bit awkward to me.

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