"아내와 남편은 부부입니다."

Translation:A wife and a husband are a married couple.

October 17, 2017

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/RodSalomon1

남편 두 명이 어때요?

November 18, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/aysegachoego

why is it translated as "A wife and husband are a couple" whereas the other sentence is translated as " fathers and mothers are parents?"

October 17, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/rkirsling

It's because fathers are parents and mothers are parents (individually) but 부부(夫婦) is literally husband+wife. "Couple" is a misleading translation though.

October 26, 2017
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