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"The newspaper is from yesterday."

Translation:Die Zeitung ist von gestern.

December 21, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/PeterGabriel1945

Why not: Die gestern Zeitung?


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

That would translate as "the yesterday paper", which doesn't make sense.

This is a complete sentence, you've got to fit in the verb ("is / ist") in your translation.

("yesterday's paper" would be "die Zeitung von gestern".)


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

It'd be die gestrige Zeitung.

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