Never make these mistakes in Chinese 16

Foreigners often make some strange mistakes in Chinese when they study the most difficult language— —Chinese. We try to analyze typical sentences to correct these errors.

       Jīntiān shì 3 yuè 20 tiān.
False: 今天是3月20
        Jīntiān shì 3 yuè 20 hào.
True: 今天是3月20

“天”和“号”混淆,应改为“3月20号”,口语里常用。书面语里还可以用“日”。
The speaker has confused the word 天 with 号 which is the proper word to be used here. An alternative to 号 is 日. But 号 is frequent in spoken Chinese wheras 日 is often seen in written Chinese.

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