Looking After Number One

| Learning | May 1, 2014

(The professor has just asked us to describe to our class partners what happens to the Russian number ‘one’ when you use it in the accusative case.)

Me: *to partner* “You see, the number one, it’s a little bit different. It’s a number, but it knows in its heart that it’s an adjective, and it acts like an adjective, but it just hasn’t had the surgery yet…”

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