Never make these mistakes in Chinese 86

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.

         Wǒ yí ɡè yuè duō méiyǒu jiē dào tā de xìn le.
False: 我一个月多没有接到他的信了。
          Wǒ yí ɡè duō yuè méiyǒu jiē dào tā de xìn le.
True: 我一个多月没有接到他的信了。

多 here is misplaced. When used with a numeral and a measure word, the appreciate numeral 多 indicates odd number.The numeral of the present sentence is a digit 一. In this case, 多 must follow the measure word 个.

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