"Plusieurs oiseaux mangent du blé."

Translation:Several birds are eating wheat.

3/16/2013, 6:00:04 PM

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/gtmckee

Why is 'many' instead of 'several' incorrect?

3/16/2013, 6:00:04 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/smearedink

While neither "several" nor "many" refer to strictly-defined quantities, I don't think they are quite the same concept.

5/3/2013, 6:52:36 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/Kateykr
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Isn't grain and wheat the same thing? "Several birds are eating grain"

6/13/2013, 5:59:27 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/lemmingofdestiny

I would say so, from a perspective of not being a farmer at least.

7/17/2013, 7:55:16 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/jahernandez920

What about "a number of birds"?

3/10/2014, 12:37:08 AM
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