"The driver says neither yes nor no."

Translation:Il conduttore non dice né no né sì.

July 24, 2013

6 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/negyvenketto

I wrote "il conducente dice né di sì né di no." and it was marked wrong. I have seen sentences on duolingo using the "dire di" structure, why can't I use it here?

December 17, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Wisty0

I thought the same, but with an extra non before dice. Can anyone enlighten?

July 2, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/ewansmith

I said "neither" in the translation task for this sentence and was told it was incorrect, that the correct answer was "either".

July 24, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Soglio

"Either" would be incorrect with "nor." Did you report it?

September 18, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Reefspal

I also was marked down for this answer in the original, it is so annoying

October 29, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/RobBlaney

I had a multiple choice and got extremely confused due to all the answers ending with the equivalent of "neither no nor yes"! Is this the natural word order in Italian?

March 11, 2014
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