"It takes three weeks."

Translation:三週間かかります。

August 5, 2017

8 Comments


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

Counting weeks is easier than counting days (imho).

1 週間 - いっしゅうかん

2 週間 - にしゅうかん

3 週間 - さんしゅうかん

4 週間 - よんしゅうかん

6 週間 - ろくしゅうかん

7 週間 - ななしゅうかん

8 週間 - はっしゅうかん

9 週間 - きゅうしゅうかん

10 週間 - じゅっしゅうかん

20 週間 - にじゅっしゅうかん

August 5, 2017

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

Thanks a lot Skye! But you missed "5 weeks". Is it 「5週間」 - いつしゅうかん?

August 10, 2017

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

5週間 - ごしゅうかん

September 16, 2017

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

Why does "week" require the 間 kanji? Day and month don't.....

October 25, 2017

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

I wondered the same.

January 13, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Daniel317593

週 is spoken shuu and 間 is kan, first means week, second period. Only in week it is not optional, each other timespan can have it, like jikan 時間.

March 2, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Roseanna53506

Why is it not 三ヶ月?

February 25, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Roseanna53506

Nevermind I realized I was thinking months not weeks

February 25, 2018
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