"Quem pode resolver?"

Translation:Who can solve it?

June 25, 2013

2 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/samosborn88

It seems to be common in portuguese to not use an object pronoun, is there any rules to this?

June 25, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Paulenrique
Mod
  • 25
  • 25
  • 25
  • 25
  • 24
  • 11
  • 8

in this case, "quem" works as the subject. You use the object to emphasize the doer of the action, to avoid misuderstood, to make contrast or some other situation where it nedds to be highlighted.

June 25, 2013
Learn Portuguese in just 5 minutes a day. For free.