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"Jeg prøver å ikke bli forkjølet."

Translation:I am trying not to catch a cold.

October 6, 2015

6 Comments


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

Maybe this is dialectical, but I would also say "catch cold" in addition to "catch a cold". Is that just me though?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/EN218

yes, that's a common variant. Catch cold = catch a cold


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

we always say catch the cold


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

Good luck with that in the winter here with the snow.


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

You could just stay outside. Colds spread in winter becuse everyone coops themselves up.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JHB109168

There seems to be so many ways to catch a cold but apparently “I am trying not to get sick” is not accepted.

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