https://www.duolingo.com/flis333

"So ein Hals ist praktisch."

January 12, 2013

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/flis333

why not "Such a throat is practical." ?

also - why would anyone ever say either?

January 12, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/wataya

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Giraffe what a nice neck! 'Hals' also translates to 'throat' although 'throat' is more often identified with 'Kehle'

January 12, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/siebolt

A long neck is very practical for the guillotine. Only in very specific contexts it is not grammatically correct nonsense.

January 13, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/OzrenIlic

Giraffes do not agree:)

May 11, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/AndreasWitnstein

@flis333: That's fine in British English. Please report it if it's not accepted.

June 19, 2013
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