" est la clé du placard ?"

Translation:Where is the key to the closet?

March 28, 2018

18 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Jered78

I suggest that "Where is the closet key?" should be accepted.

March 28, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/n6zs
  • 1662

Done.

March 29, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Rehannah

What is the difference between placard and armoire?

April 18, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/n6zs
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"Un placard" may be either a cupboard or a closet. These terms are applied quite differently in different regions of the English-speaking world. "Un armoire" may be a piece of furniture in which one hangs clothes, variously called a closet, a wardrobe, or simply an armoire. Take a look here:

May 18, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Ehsan_Mehmed

Sounds like armario in spanish

August 22, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/BrianC512805

My cupboard was rejected - should be accepted

January 14, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/mabelamy

Bonjour n6zs, on dit une armoire.

January 27, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/SusanAhern781019

I translated placard as "cabinet." I don't know anyone who uses the word "cupboard" anymore, at least in my part of the world.

May 30, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/BillGordon1

Commonly used in UK English!

July 6, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/dwalindroden

And American English (at least in my region)

October 15, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/BrianC512805

My use of cupboard was REJECTED, although is common in English use

January 8, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/MaryAnne993219

Same here.

October 30, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/disc33

Where is the cabinet key should be accepted.

July 7, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/dilipatience

So why did you simply not say. ' au placard' ?

July 24, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Cecilia203378

Why not key of the closet.. isn't du of the

July 31, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Maxidou1

Why is to and not of the closet?

December 24, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/RebeccaLan1

Why not wardrobe? We don't use closet here at all....

January 3, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/cricri811231

where is the key of the closet, is not a good english ?

February 17, 2019
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