https://www.duolingo.com/jmooring

"Bei der Schüssel liegt kein Löffel."

February 13, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/jmooring

The literal translation is awkward in English. Is this how one would say this in idiomatic German?

February 13, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Branjumz

Why can I not say "There lies no spoon near the bowl." Can't liegen mean "to lay"?

April 2, 2013
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