"Ви любите хліб, але ви не любите мед."

Translation:You like bread, but you do not like honey.

May 22, 2015

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/effi2002

Wow, this is awesome. I thought that sentences like this will use infinite number of cases, but this is just the third skill, and I'm already writing long sentences. Ukrainian is awesome!


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

Yeah. Well done. Good luck.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Misslv007

Так!! I feel the same way


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Steve448292

I seem to be having many disagreements with the judge of my speaking excercises. (maybe it doesn't like me) I've tried yesterday and again today and almost every "speak this exercise" I'm gonged all three tries multiple times around. So I said the words/phrases to a Ukrainian friend asking her to simply write back what I said and she sent back the correct answers. So it seems I'm "A" OK with humans but alas my computer judge is not happy with me. Does anyone know which virtual flowers or virtual chocolates I can send it to stop it hating me?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/DiaaV
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I have tried to pronounce this sentence 100 times and can't get close to passing. I haven't had trouble with any other sentence. Could there be a problem with this exercise?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/XenogenesisX2

I can't say this whole sentence in one go as a beginner in below 5 seconds? What the hell does duolingo think I can do?


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

the response requires that "you" be used after but. In spoken English "you" is not needed the second time. I think it could be an alternate answer


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/sagitta145

Yes, in Ukrainian it is also not required. When we say this sentence in real life we will say "Ви любите хліб, але не любите мед". Or even "Ви любите хліб, але не мед" (You like bread but not honey).


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/desivy38

I think its an emphasis thing in english


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MeIsAwesome47

Who dosen't like honey???


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

Me? But I don´t like it raw. I like it with tea.


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

И I n a conversation can someone distinguish вы from. Ви?


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

What do you think I am, a bee?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/tu.8zPhLD72zzoZN

Not if you like bread but don't like honey.


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

Все ж мало б бути: "Ви любите хліб, але ви не любите меду". З "не" ми вживаємо родовий відмінок, чому тут знахідний?

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