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"On jest moim przyjacielem."

Translation:He is my friend.

August 3, 2016



On jest moim przijacielem


I learned somewhere else that "kolega" is also a polish word for "friend". How true is that?


Kinda true. "kolega" would in many contexts be translated as "friend", but its meaning is quite vague. Generally, "przyjaciel" is rather a closer friend. So "kolega" may be someone that you really like, but he's not among your closest friends. But it can also just be a workmate, schoolmate etc. So it doesn't necessarily have to mean that you even like this person.


oh I see. Thanks a lot!

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