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"Eu am apa, sucul și cafeaua."

Translation:I have the water, the juice and the coffee.

November 16, 2016

11 Comments


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

Eu am apa. Why is it "I have the water", and not just "I have water"


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

"apa" is "the water" while "apă" is just "water"


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

The question was "Why is it "I have THE water, and not just water?""


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

Answer to the question.


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

Tks for you answer


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

Damn, Romanian requires you to pay attention to such levels of subtlety. OMG.


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

If it was "am apă" it would have been translated "I have water".

"Am apa" is "I have the water".


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Martie730972

You go out on a picnic and you are checking:"I have the water, the juice and the coffee."


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Lila776765

It's some specific (already mentioned) water, not just some indeterminate quantity.


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

The narrator is speaking with two marbles in her mouth.

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