"The movie theater"

Translation:Le cinéma

September 6, 2017

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/RowenaJane

never heard of a 'movie theater' is that american?

September 6, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/KolonelSpons

It is indeed American. Aren't they full of surprises.

September 7, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/RowenaJane

It is so strange since 'theatre' is so different in the UK to cinema where you view 'films' (which the Americans refer to as 'movies'

September 7, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/SeanMeaneyPL

America has an admirable habit of clipping English back to the bare bones, which gives American syntax zip. And then there are movie theaters.

January 29, 2018
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