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"Jeg vil velge en ny mann."

Translation:I want to choose a new husband.

3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/Feveria
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First it was difficult to find one, and now you want to choose another?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/FredCapp
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The problem with looking for the perfect mate is that they are often likewise looking… for the perfect mate.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/vintovka
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What if the first man is already dead?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Boguniu

lucky bast*rd

2 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Hencoq
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Maybe the person is just into lots of men:)

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/pedro6837

So "vil" means both want and will (as in I will do something)?

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Deliciae
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Yes, that's right.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/ixionpearl

How do I say "I want a divorce"? I feel like that is closer to the meaning.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Deliciae
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"Jeg vil skilles."

However, the Norwegian sentence doesn't necessarily point to a married couple.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/CharlieLee707393
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The previous man ran out of money, obviously

8 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/effyleven
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What is the difference between "ny" and "nye" please?

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Serioussu
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Nye is for more than one, as in nye sko, new shoes

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/LindaB_Duolingo

Det er vanskelig å velge!

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Drew961687
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Wondering about the context of this. Is the old husband already out of the picture? Or is this what they’re saying to the current husband? Think of the story you could build around this sentence. :)

8 months ago