"I get hungry."

Translation:Ich bekomme Hunger.

March 17, 2013

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

Should be "hungrig".


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

Look out for false friends; words that look like words from your language, but with a different meaning. "Bekomme" means to get or to receive. In German you say that you "have hunger". "Hungrig" is a word, but you normally say "Ich habe Hunger" or in this case "Ich bekomme Hunger".


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

Right. "Ich werde hungrig" would work, though.

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