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"Why is this bird flying so slowly?"

Translation:Dlaczego ten ptak leci tak wolno?

August 26, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/uwe.berlin

Should not "Dlaczego ten ptak frunie tak wolno?" be acceptable.


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

"fruwać" is definitely a less common word, but we added it somewhere else, so added here as well.


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

"lata" would suggest that the bird is generally slow, for which you'd use "this bird flies".


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

So "lecieć" is present continuous whereas "latać" is present simple, just like "nosić" and nieść" respectively?


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

Yes.

Plus "latać" is also multidirectional, so it can work for 'flying around' in Present Continuous.


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

Is not "D. leci ten ptak t. w." acceptable word order too?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/alik1989

No, that doesn't work.

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