"A folyón úszik a görög hajó, vagy a tengeren?"

Translation:Is the Greek boat sailing on the river or the sea?

September 19, 2016

4 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/MidknightPhoenix

can úszik be used to mean a boat sailing like this?

September 19, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/vvsey

Yes, Hungarian uses "úszik" for ships and boats and such.

September 22, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Krisbaudi

Why is swimming wrong? Are motorboats also sailing?

January 26, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Judit294350

Boats do not "swim" in English. Motorboats motor (and the Hungarian verb I think would still be úszik.

September 22, 2018
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