4.3 - Who? What?

The verb "to be" can also be omitted when you indicate or ask about a person or object.

Що це? What is this/that?
Це словник. This/that is a dictionary.
   
Хто це? Who is this/that?
Це Орест. This/that is Orest.
Орест – журналіст. Orest is a journalist.

To practise reading descriptions of people and places go to Exercise 4.3A and Exercise 4.3B.

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