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"Miaj geavoj estas maljunaj."

Translation:My grandparents are old.

May 9, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Kdhy11

Usage note: in Canadian English, it's considered more polite to refer to grandparents as "elderly" or "seniors". Calling someone "old" is considered kinda rude (even if accurate).


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

In Alaskan English, calling someone "old", when done right, can be a sign of respect.


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

‘elderly’ is accepted.

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