"Siempre nos ponemos ropa cómoda."

Translation:We always put on comfortable clothes.

March 26, 2018



Shouldn't cómoda be spoken with the accent on the first syllable? However, that's not what I hear in the spoken example.

June 6, 2018


The pronunciation is off for that word in this case. We get what we pay for--DL is free. The problem of pronunciation is consistent in DL languages but is worse for some and better with other languages. It's a frequent topic in Greek but the moderators help us a lot with the problem and point out where we can have a human pronunciation. An additional matter is the stage in which the language in DL is up and running. The beta version of the Arabic has many, many problems with pronunciation, which compounds the problem that Standard Spoken Arabic is artificial in relation to the many pronunciations of Arabic globally. As a beginner to Arabic, I'm just trying to gain a foothold. But with Spanish, the pronunciation of cómoda is displayed by the accent, no?

July 4, 2019


Clothing should be accepted. I've reported it 3 different times. Please fix.

April 4, 2018


Still not fixed 23 April 2018 and reported again.

April 24, 2018


I don't understand why the word 'nos' is used. I read 'reflexive' below, which appears to refer to oneself, but why is nos only used sometimes and not always.

December 28, 2018


Because not all words are reflexive. Reflexive verbs refer to oneself. So Ponerse means "to put on to oneself", and it is reflexive, as opposed to Poner, which means "to put" and isn't reflexive. To conjugate Poner for nosotros, we would simply say Ponemos, but to conjugate Ponerse, we say Nos Ponemos.

February 5, 2019


Always we, or We always . What's the difference.

May 21, 2019


Clothing is given as a choice in the hover hints.

March 26, 2018


It is also a synonym for "clothes" and a valid translation for ropa.

April 6, 2018


Accepted 'clothing' 17th June 2018

June 17, 2018


how would you say "we always put on our comfortable clothes"? Nosotros nos ponemos ropa cómoda siempre? But then I thought "nosostros" is "we" - and "nos" is our? If "nos " is used reflexive here, how do I make is "our"??

October 18, 2018


I believe "nuestra" is "our." So it should be "Siempre nos ponemos nuestra ropas cómodas. "

November 2, 2018


*ropa cómoda

November 2, 2018


I admit I was just being lazy with typing, but is there a legit reason why “comfy” isn’t acceptable for cómoda?

February 18, 2019


No. It is accepted is some phrases, in others, it isn't. You should report it, I guess.

February 23, 2019


Why doesn't ropa have the definite article here?

"Siempre nos ponemos la ropa cómoda"?

April 11, 2019


Porque no dices ¨ropas cómodas¨?

July 16, 2019


It's a great question. Some languages use collective singular, including English (will you get your hair cut? not hairs), for some things but not others. Here's a discussion of this matter: https://forum.duolingo.com/comment/22679172

July 16, 2019
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