"Han sang noe fengende."

Translation:He was singing something catchy.

October 7, 2015

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Alathat

Is "captivating" an acceptable meaning of "fengende"? I thought so, but it was not accepted.

October 7, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/grydolva

Captivating = fengslende. Catchy = fengende. If you are held captive by a performance it's quite a show! So, they are not synonymous.

October 7, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/Alathat

Also, we do refer to performances which gain your exclusive and intensive focus as "captivating". It is not only literal. Magic, death-defying acts, things where you find you've been holding your breath without realizing it - this could be described as "captivating."

October 27, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/Alathat

Å! Et nytt ord til meg! Takk!

October 8, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/RMous

This song is catchy, this song is catchy catchy. This song is catchy, my girlfriend's name is Cathy.

October 10, 2016
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