"C'est une tortue ?"

Translation:Is it a turtle?

February 18, 2013

6 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/brandonfrench

so many french words are similar to english and spanish

February 18, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Macklebeed

Yes they are called cognates/near cognates/faux amis. That is because these languages all derived from latin

February 22, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/HappyEvilSlosh

I don't think English is derived from Latin, it just went through Latin's pockets for words at gun point.

June 19, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/melaniezen

Slowcoach?? translation

March 20, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/carcinogenesit

i wrote she is a turtle, i think that should work since turtels are male and female

March 11, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/AwesomelyHumble

Farsi and French have many similar words too.

July 21, 2015
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