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"You know, my son is a doctor."

Translation:את יודעת, הבן שלי הוא רופא.

July 2, 2016



Reminds me of a very old joke that pokes fun at the overly proud Jewish mother who always refers to her "son, the doctor." She's running up and down on the beach screaming for a lifeguard, and she keeps yelling, "Help! My son, the doctor, is drowning!"


Why the answer nr. 3 "בני הוא רופה" is not correct?


If it was spelled like that then it's wrong, it should be: "רופא"

If it wasn't, it should've been accepted


Thanks!!! Then the problem was the spelling.


I wrote doctor instead of rofe and it said that it is wrong


If you mean דוקטור, in Hebrew this translates to someone who holds a doctorate (a university degree), not a medical doctor. I suppose the translation could work strictly speaking, because in English it can mean the same thing, but usually in English when you say doctor you mean medical doctor.

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