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"Моє місто мусить жити!"

Translation:My city must live!

December 13, 2015

12 Comments


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

i'm just wondering what this means in context. it sounds kind of frankenstein-ish by itself.

December 13, 2015

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

It could be related to the war happening in Ukraine... Or not.

December 15, 2015

[deactivated user]

    It sounds strange in Ukrainian too. :?

    December 13, 2015

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

    Sounds strange to me as well... :E

    June 13, 2016

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

    I'm not very familiar with Ukrainian history, but I read that the Mongols invaded Kievan-Rus in the 12th century. Sounds like a likely sentence for that time period. I'm not aware of any Viking raids.

    April 24, 2016

    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ben996134

    Sounds like directly taken out of some heroic epos of old times...

    March 11, 2017

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

    could someone please explain the context here?

    September 26, 2018

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

    Kind of an odd sentence. I'd imagine you wouldn't use it in real life unless you were in the war in the east.

    October 3, 2016

    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Zonia435615

    Maybe they're referring to 'the Night Life' of the city (?) People still like to go out and party sometimes.....

    February 23, 2017

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

    Three years later, with no answer from Duolingo: I vote to scrap this sentence from this exercise, and replace it with something practical like: "I must live in the city" or something... anything. I don't think I've ever - or will ever - hear this sentence being said by anyone.

    April 14, 2019

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

    Or read it in tales.

    June 16, 2019

    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JayS414189

    Ukrainian Nationalism..

    October 11, 2019
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