"There was a knife on the table."

Translation:Na stole ležel nůž.

December 31, 2017

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/FabienChai2

I guess "Nůž ležel na stole" sounds unnatural?

December 31, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/VladaFu

No, it sounds perfectly natural. It is more like "The/a knife was lying on the table." though.

December 31, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/folshost

Relevant to that, I think using the word "lying" in the default English translation makes more sense if you want people to use "ležet"

February 19, 2019
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