"De dusjer lenge."

Translation:They shower for a long time.

October 25, 2015

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Why we use here 'lenge' rather than 'langt'?

October 25, 2015

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'lang/langt/lange' is describing the length of something.

'lenge' is describing the duration of something.

October 25, 2015

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Ah, so that's why "Lenge" is "For a long time" in English. In Norwegian duration is part of the word, while in English it is not

January 12, 2016

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And a lengthy shower they had

November 26, 2018
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