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"Manca una settimana al mio compleanno."

Translation:A week is left before my birthday.

March 17, 2013

11 Comments


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

I'm beginning to hate manca.


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

Hey! There actually IS only a week until my birthday! :)


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

Happy Birthday! Auguri!


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

Is it possible to use "finche" here, and how the sentences would be different ?


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

As in, "it is a week until my birthday". Which makes more sense to me than having a week missing before your birthday. I'll give it a try:

E una settimana finche il mio compleanno


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

Yeah, that's what I used last time. I think it counted me wrong though...


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ckyle8

How are we supposed to get this? All the suggestions say "to miss!"


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/tango-alpha

My answer was "one week left until my birthday." Shouldn't that be accepted?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/annwolfe624

Why not "E una settimana....." ?


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

why not 'it lacks a week to my birthday' clumsy but clear. and I do hate mancare.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/stevenat365

I put "he misses a weekend to my birthday" and it was accepted. As a native English speaker, I interpreted this sentence as "he won't be available this weekend because he's going to my birthday"

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