"My cat used to eat everything but it only eats bread now."

Translation:D'itheadh mo chat gach rud ach ní itheann sé ach arán anois.

June 28, 2015

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https://www.duolingo.com/PatHargan
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Isn't 'D'itheadh mo chat gach rud ach itheann sé arán amháin anois' acceptable?

June 28, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/galaxyrocker

No. To express 'only', you need a negative clause with ach

June 28, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/PatHargan
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Go raibh maith agat.

June 28, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/SingingIron

Can you use gach uile rud to say everything? 'Cause the dictionary contains such translation, but I'm not sure whether it has some connotation I am unaware of. And if there is one, what is the difference (with and without uile)?

July 24, 2015
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