"Ebédelsz."

Translation:You are eating lunch.

July 4, 2016

9 Comments


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

I hardly hear the "l" in this at all.

September 8, 2016

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

Same here. It sounds like "ebédesz" to me.

April 24, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Andrew359786

Am I right in saying that the nucleus of this work is "del"? What is the general function of the ebé- prefix?

August 7, 2016

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

The stem here is ebéd (lunch, which is similar and probably related to the Russian word обед) and "el" is a suffix

August 8, 2016

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

yes, it is related to slavic languages, e.g. slovak "obed", the same with dinner - hun. "vacsora" - slovak "večera"

September 15, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Tamara207217

"you are having lunch" would be a better translation imo

October 29, 2017

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

I wrote the same, it's what comes naturally and it means the same thing

September 19, 2018

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

Isn't "you are eating lunch" correct?

July 4, 2016

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

Yes, report it :)

July 4, 2016
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