"Ich lese neunzig Minuten."

Translation:I read for ninety minutes.

October 25, 2017

4 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Nate896107

So the word "for" is implied when time duration is stated in German? Or what am I missing?

October 25, 2017

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

It is not necessary. Implied is that you read neunzig Minuten lang.

October 25, 2017

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

Why not: I have been reading for ninety minutes?

January 20, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ian.Worthington

Why not can you read how long that timer is set for? I read 90 minutes.

June 19, 2019
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