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"Han arbeider for fred."

Translation:He works for peace.

3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/turner227
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Nah man, I said he works for Fred.

2 years ago

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And maybe that was exactly what he meant!

2 years ago

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Er han Jan Egeland?

2 years ago

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2 years ago

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2 years ago

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The United Nations superhero maaaan

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/JuliaMAlbig

He plays golf with Kofe Annan, and looks at maps with George Cloon!

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/noah641782

Does fred come from the Old Norse frith?

1 year ago

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It comes from the Old Norse "fríðr", which is both a cognate with and etymologically related to Old English "friþ" and Middle English "frith".

1 year ago

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Is this one of the instances where you cannot use "jobber"? (I did not try, so I don't know.)

2 years ago

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Both would be fine, but "arbeider" is somewhat more common.

2 years ago