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"I prefer vegetables to meat."

Translation:Wolę warzywa od mięsa.

September 4, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BrakU7

Why not: "Wolę warzywa do mięsa"?


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

That's not how we say it, that's a literal translation. We say it as "from meat".


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BrakU7

And what with "than"? In this case it's the same meaning that polish "od" or "niż"


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

Yes, "than meat" = "niż mięso" (with Accusative). And it works of course.

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