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"Odaúszol, visszafutsz, odaúszol, visszafutsz."

Translation:You swim there, run back, swim there, run back.

August 2, 2016

13 Comments


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

Sound like the start of an Iron Man competition.


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

Crossfit games


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/michal2052

How many people have written it once, copied and then pasted? ;)


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

Why is the fourth "you" missing? Either four or just one "you" would be correct.


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

I guess that slipped in somewhere. Feel free to report it if it pains you. :)


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

Why can four "you", one is not enough?


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

You can include the "you" all four times if you really want to emphasize the repetition. Or you can just include the first one. Either way is fine.


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

Why not just: Swim there, run back, swim there, run back.? How would this be translated into Hungarian?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Don6740

That would not indicate who is running and swimming. " You" needs to be included, otherwise it is an instruction for which the imperative form of the verb would be required and we haven't come to that yet.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Linda38047

That is an imperative, which is not used here


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

Imperative, yes. It's an order:

Odaússz, visszafuss, odaússz, visszafuss.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Lili920420

If either using all four 'you's is fine my answer should be marked correct.


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

Geez the English translations in this lesson are worse than usual

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