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"Nie pamiętam gorszej imprezy."

Translation:I do not remember a worse party.

April 11, 2016



i don't remember is the same as can't remember


OK, added.


imreza is only a party or also an event?


It can mean an event in general. For example, sport olympics can be referred to as impreza (sportowa).


The suggested solution I read was "I don't remember the worse party." Isn't this a very strange sentence? If you use 'the' it means there's only one (otherwise you'd use 'a'). So if there's only one that's worse, wouldn't it be the worst?

In other words, shouldn't the possible solution "I don't remember the worse party." be removed?


The default sentence has 'a worse party', so 'the' shouldn't be accepted unless you use it yourself. But Duo sometimes does not work how it should. Theoretically you could have mentioned two parties, so one is 'the better one' and the other 'the worse one'.

Having said that, we will think if this isn't indeed too weird to accept.


Nie moge pamientac gorszej imprezy means the same, Correct?


No. Apart from the orthographic mistake in 'pamiętać', it's a literal translation of "I cannot remember". So, effectively, you are saying that you are not (physically?) able to remember a worse party.


Then there is the, I can't remember a worse shindig, no end to what you may translate it to in America, I believe the current generation is trying to destroy the language as we were taught it in school seventy years ago. With the advent of the cellphone, the language has has steadily deteriorated into nonsensical mush.


There are in fact sentences if translated to English literally sound improper. Though it's not an English lesson, it's important to have good diction. It's all about proper communication regardless of language origin.


I have another question about a word we used back 70 plus years ago. We used "ruszaj" for touch, if still viable, how would it be used. I remember my mom saying, nie ruszaj to.


'nie ruszaj tego' literally do not move it but the actual meaning is do not touch it.


Hover-over translation for 'imprezy' says "parties", not "party".


Oh, true. I added "party" now, thanks for reporting.

As with most feminine nouns, Genitive singular (what we have here) is identical to Nominative/Accusative plural.

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