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"I like them."

Translation:Mi ŝatas ilin.

3 years ago

4 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/FredCapp
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When I was first learning Esperanto I was drilled to always use Ŝati as if it meant "To be satisfactory" hence Ili ŝatas al mi means: they are satisfactory, (or liked) by me. Thus, I like them. This translation goes against what I have learned elsewhere, & what keeps getting corrected when I use it as you did here.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/makis_eo

Perhaps you want the word "plaĉi"?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/hptroll
hptroll
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Is "ili placas al mi" correct? It was not accepted.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Charli918
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Is ili related to li? As in: Could iŝi be used to refer to multiple females (as in the french elles)?

1 year ago