"My mom is going to take a vacation next week."

Translation:我的妈妈下个星期会请假。

November 21, 2017

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Keith_APP

Not a good translation.

请假 is to apply for leave from work/school; It is not necessarily equal to taking vacation.

To take leave (without the hint of applying for it) : 放假

To take a vacation (going to countryside, camping, resort, etc., or to another country, for leisure):去渡假。

November 21, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/ClayTroyer

Can't i put the time before the subject in this sentence?

November 21, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/AbunPang

下个星期我的妈妈会请假 should be accepted.

November 21, 2017
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