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"a cup of tea"

Translation:taso da teo

May 30, 2015



How are we to translate sentence fragments? Without context it is impossible to know if «cup» is the direct object.

For instance:

• It is a cup of tea = Ĝi estas taso de teo

• I would like a cup of tea = Me diziras tason da teo


The nominative is the basic (unmarked) form of the noun, so that's the only form you should use here.

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