"Мій тато купив новий костюм."

Translation:My dad bought a new suit.

October 4, 2016

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/GeorgeBurns0

ha ha I know it's a dumb error but I keep making it. Translating kostyum to costume.

October 4, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/skstudio

It was not your mistake, but a missing alternative.

October 6, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/GeorgeBurns0

oh really? so costume is a legit answer for kostyum? I never new that for Ukrainian or Russian. thanks

October 6, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/skstudio

"Костюм" can mean "suit," but also "national costume" (національний костюм), carnival costume (карнавальний костюм), ...

October 6, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/GeorgeBurns0

національний костюм --Oh like in the sense of traditional clothes? Like someone's ethnic wear? Thanks that's good info.

October 7, 2016
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