"Le ruote sono rumorose."

Translation:The wheels are noisy.

2 years ago

8 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/FrozenTundraFoxy
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If they are your own, don't let them drive you crazy.

8 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/rjjacob
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I used "tires" just to test DL. It didn't like it. But it should. If we're talking about a car, it would be a correct translation.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Dcarl1
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Not really. The wheel of a car is the whole assembly - housing, rim, and tire. The tire is just the rubber bit. And in any case there's nothing here that says this is a car - it could be a piece of machinery, or a cart.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/rjjacob
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But if you think about what you're hearing as a car goes by, it's the tires.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Dcarl1
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A plane has wheels. Rickshaws have wheels. Carts have wheels. Wagons have wheels. Suitcases can have wheels. Many things have wheels that don't have tires.

Wheel and tire are two different words for two different things. You are probably over thinking this by creating scenarios that don't exist in the context of the sentence.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Jeff_Alfa

Your translation is unfortunately too specific for DL, but being specific when describing car problems is a good habit in any language - very appreciated, by me anyway, or anyone else on the other end of a phone trying to understand a problem!

9 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/GScottOliver
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rattle rattle SQUEAK rattle rattle SQUEAK...

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/SammyFade

Them low profile 22s.

10 months ago
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