"The horse threw out the trash."

Translation:말이 쓰레기를 버렸어요.

October 25, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/cbro2r

쓰레기 is from the verb 쓸리다 which is the passive form of 쓸다 / to sweep, so 쓰레기 is something like "that which was swept".


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Lorenzo410951

쓸다 ①sweep ②stroke ③sweep ④sweep; devastate

쓸리다 ①be swept; be broomed ②drag; be dragged; be trailed ③be swept away; be washed away

쓰레기 ①rubbish; trash; garbage ②rubbish; scum


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

Oh, never thought of that. Nice insight ;)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Baron80397

Kind of like "sweepings" I suppose


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Lorenzo410951

버리다 to throw away


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

I thought the horse threw a party! What a disappointment!


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

Howis that POSSIBLE?!?!


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