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"starý člověk"

Translation:old person

September 7, 2017

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

Why isn't "old human" correct?


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

"old human" sounds very odd


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Samy228

Technically it should be right, but it is a weird way to say it.


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

We should probably point out that it has been accepted for quite some time now.


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

Why is aged person wrong?


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

For sure, it's not used much these days, but the meaning works. I've added it, since we're accepting "human."

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