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"C'est un œuf."

Translation:This is an egg.

January 4, 2013

15 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/rkent

The sound recording of "oeuf" has a noise at the start of the word... I had trouble understanding it due to this. Anyone else hear it?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/thevica

I thought she was barking for a sec, like C'est un...ruff!


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/gregoir123

yes it sounds like an L


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/EvaW39

I thought she hiccuped...


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/radoskan

pronunciation: [œf]


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/767proff

There is a questionning accent at the end of the spoken sentence, which could lead one to translate to: "Is this an egg?"


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/KittyKat2

C'est ... this is / that is


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/EvaW39

listed underneath oeuf for the translation. Either 'egg' or 'idiot' 'It is an idiot!' er - no.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/fluebbe

Yeah, tried that and failed :(


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Carina90

Pronunciation of the word by a french person: http://www.forvo.com/search/oeuf/ It sounds more like "uhf"


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/carcinogenesit

i wrote she is a egg....


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Troubadour313

I wrote "She is an idiot" and got it wrong... That was what it listed under possible translations... What the hell?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Minecraft_Ender

I put idiot and that is right! Grr DuoLingo!

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