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"Młody lekarz odpoczywa po pracy."

Translation:The young doctor is resting after work.

July 17, 2016



I thought odpoczywa means relaxing as well not just resting


I personally think it's a little bit of an overinterpretation, but Wiktionary thinks the same as you, so let's say it's close enough.

But as Mateusz said, there's a separate word for "relaxing".


Yes, it could be as well but odpoczywać literally means to rest. There's a verb relaksować się, but odpoczywać can be used for both

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