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"There are thirty eight carrots in that bag."

Translation:Tá ocht gcairéad is tríocha sa mhála sin.

3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/patrickwilmes

Why is the "is" in this sentence? thanks

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/galaxyrocker

It's an abbreviated form of agus. Literally, "There are eight carrots and thirty in that bag"

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/patrickwilmes

Oh, that makes sense. Thanks.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/LauraDuval4

Then why can't it also be "agus"?

2 years ago

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If it doesn’t also accept agus, use the Report a Problem button to bring it to the course creators’ attention.

1 year ago