"Os meninos dormem em uma cama pequena."

Translation:The boys sleep on a small bed.

January 16, 2013

8 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Tony979198

It's more common to say "sleep IN a bed"

July 14, 2018

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

I agree... Thats what i wrote, and it was marked wrong.

September 22, 2018

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

"Os meninos dormem numa cama pequena" is also correct, isn't it?

January 16, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/erudis
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Yes.

January 16, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Al_ex-N

É isso! Em + uma = numa

March 1, 2017

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    I wrote the translation correctly as it appears here, but the lesson tells me it should be "The boys sleep on 1 little bed." The lesson should accept my translation. Please fix.

    July 8, 2018

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

    can you even say em uma? I thought it always HAD to be numa?

    November 1, 2018

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

    Linking them is not madatory. "Em uma" is more common in written language.

    November 1, 2018
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