Duolingo is the most popular way to learn languages in the world. Best of all, it's 100% free!

"The pupils had gone to school."

Translation:Elevene hadde gått til skolen.

2 years ago



wait.. last time it was på skolen and now it's til skolen... i need an explanation for this... pretty please?

2 years ago


If I substitute elevene (the pupils) with something more general it's easier to construct some examples.

Damene hadde gått til skolen - The ladies had gone to (get to the) school. They might not be pupils, but they are going over to the school attend something there. And 2: The ladies had walked to school. As opposed to taking the bus or drive...

Damene hadde gått på skolen - The ladies had attended school. They used to be pupils.

2 years ago