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"Unde sunt busolele mele?"

Translation:Where are my compasses?

March 19, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/PaulFisher13

not sure many people travel with multiple compasses?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BenYoung84

It never hurts to have a spare.


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

If you lose one, the other one might help you find it.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/8jEZuexx

I think "compasses" in this example refers to a set of compasses - the two-legged device with sharp points used for measuring distances across a paper chart by adjusting the gap between the points to a known scale and then 'walking' the compasses along a line.


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

A busolă is a device which points to the north. The device you're talking about is compas.


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

A useful word in Romanian is "debusolat" which means "disoriented", or literally "un-compassed".

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