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Question Which sentence is more correct?

Which sentence is correct/more correct?

  • 五友達だけがあります

  • 友達は五人だけ


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ジョージさん

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Which sentence is correct/more correct?
It is meant to say "I only have 5 friends"

1. 五友達だけがあります
2. 友達は五人だけ

Or are neither of these sentences correct?
 

Toritoribe

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Only the second one is correct. 友達は五人だけです is more polite, though. You can also say 友達は五人しかいません.
As for #1, 五友達 is ungrammatical, and you need to use いる/います instead of ある/あります for animate things.
 
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