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"The sand is black."

Translation:Der Sand ist schwarz.

2 years ago

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/AriBantala

This might be Reffering to the fact that Sands used in Building are black and not the Regular yellowish

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/edumcg

I think this refers to countries like mine that are surrounded by volcanoes and because of that our beaches have black sand. Not yellowish.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Swenkey

I bet this is a reference to E.T.A. Hoffman's "Der Sandmann"... or just to that stinky black sand at some coasts

2 years ago