"Eu nu mănânc pâine."

Translation:I do not eat bread.

11/16/2016, 1:24:43 AM

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The Romanian word 'pâine' is related to the French word 'pain', right?

11/16/2016, 1:24:43 AM

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Also, the spanish word pan, the portugese word pão, and the italian word pane. From the latin pānis or pānem.

11/16/2016, 2:00:04 AM

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Strangely enough, the Japanese word for bread is also "pan!"

11/20/2016, 11:00:30 PM

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It's no coincidence. The word came into the Japanese language via trade with the Portuguese. It's also where "tempura" comes from.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_Japanese_words_of_Portuguese_origin

11/23/2016, 2:09:38 AM

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I wrote "don't" and it counted as wrong.... Come on...

1/21/2019, 10:00:01 AM

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Duolingo has trouble with contractions.

1/21/2019, 6:30:08 PM

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Is this pronounced "puine"?

3/16/2019, 12:39:11 AM
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