"A woman eats oranges."

Translation:Eine Frau isst Orangen.

March 14, 2013

9 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/sleepy_gonzalez

Why can't I answer with 'Die Frau isst Orangen' as well as 'Eine Frau isst Orangen'?

March 13, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/tedexline

Die=The, Eine=A.

April 6, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/dpatt711

It says the other answer is Eine Frau isst Apfelsinen. for A woman eats oranges

March 14, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/christian

What's your question? "Apfelsine" is another word for "Orange".

March 14, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/dpatt711

is there a specific time to use one or the other?

March 15, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/christian

It's more of a regional thing. "Apfelsine" is more or less only used in northern and central Germany.

March 15, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Eeny

Why not Eine Dame instead of Eine Frau?

July 23, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/wataya

"Eine Dame" = "a lady"

November 9, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/EvdogMusic

What's wrong with "essen" in this case?

May 25, 2014
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