"The girl only likes pink flowers."

Translation:La knabino ŝatas nur rozkolorajn florojn.

May 29, 2015

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Is there a different meaning if "nur" comes before "ŝatas"? Or is that completely incorrect?


Esperanto is pretty lenient with the word order in sentences with direct objects and my suspicion is that it would be correct because the meaning is transferred either way. Liking "only pink flowers" and "only liking pink flowers" have similar meanings I suppose. The only confusion that could come about if one puts extra emphasis on "only" or not but I would say that is minor.

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