"They were three."

Translation:Ils avaient trois ans.

February 27, 2013

5 Comments


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

They were three is a famous line from the French novel, The Three Musketeers. As the title indicates, it was about their number not their age.

July 11, 2013

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

So where do we report mistakes then.

February 27, 2013

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

There is a box next to the "comment" box, with a drop down menu, labeled "Report a problem".

March 1, 2013

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

Ils ├ętaient trois. was accepted.

July 11, 2013

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

I think this is another example of a sentence that could be interpreted 2 ways and both answers should be accepted.

March 13, 2014
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