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"The ground is brown."

Translation:Der Boden ist braun.

January 8, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/i1nTgQUl

What is wrong with der Grund?


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

Nothing, even though it might be less common.

Cf. 1a @ https://www.duden.de/rechtschreibung/Grund .


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

I also am not able to see the problem - if there is one. So I'm reporting it.

ground:

1.a. The solid surface of the earth.

'2.' Soil; earth

Grund:

I. 1. a) Erdboden

Beispiele: fetter, magerer, lehmiger, trockener, sandiger, steiniger, unebener Grund

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