"Il suo lavoro non finisce lì."

January 21, 2013


I can also use "her"

January 21, 2013

I said, "His work is not finished there," but it was not accepted. I reported it, but can anyone explain why this is not the same idea?

February 9, 2013

My guess is the word finished being in the past tense caused the error.

February 16, 2013

It's possible, but that doesn't change the fact that "it is not finished" is a present-tense construction in English and an acceptable equivalent in meaning to the Italian. I reported that it should be accepted. Often they make changes (they are learning from us also), but they seem very inconsistent about acknowledging the change. Sometimes I get an e-mail thanking me, but often I don't, and I learn later that the change was made anyway. Perhaps it depends on who handles the report, or perhaps my report was not the first. Chi sa?

February 17, 2013
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