" 숲은 푸르러요."

Translation:That forest is quite green.

November 19, 2017

13 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/DTT523576

In what situations is this word used for blue?

November 19, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/nleconte

푸른 하늘 (blue sky) is one of them. Not sure about other situations.

November 20, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/kimmksk

[1. Blue] 들판이 푸르다. The field is green/ 푸른 하늘 blue sky

[2. not ripen] 푸른 보리 not ripen barley/ 푸른 과일 not ripen fruit

[3. authority is dignified] 푸른 양반 confident aristocrat / 기세가 푸르다 the power is dignified /

[4. young] 푸른 시절 young age (term)

[5. Hope, Aspiration is big] 푸른 꿈

[6. Air is fresh] 푸른 공기

[7. cold, chilly] 푸른 목소리

November 21, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Sebihoo

Why is blue not accepted if that's one of the translations for this word?

December 11, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/SabianF

I heard this first, and thought "Eew, green soup?"

February 2, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/LiKenun

Given the abundance of greens in a human diet, I would be more grossed out if my soup were blue instead. Blue is a relatively rare color on the dining table, save for artificially colored desserts.

May 10, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Neil431711

Blueberries, eggplant (some)

February 14, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/Subrisus

mmm, split pea soup!

June 23, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Kate218772

When I first heard it I thought "What? Blue soup?"

September 6, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/RodSalomon1

왜 푸르다는 푸르러요를 변하요?

January 25, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/RodSalomon1

변해요?*

January 25, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Chris_Stibs

whats wrong with 'rather blue' ?

August 23, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Staszek456

It almost sounds like if she said '저 수프는 왜 푸르러요' - 'why is this soup green?' xD

April 10, 2019
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