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"Les gens sortent maintenant de la synagogue."

Translation:People are now getting out of the synagogue.

April 8, 2018

16 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Alan647063

getting out of??? should be: leaving the synagogue


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Emilee579911

"getting out of..." is not a sentence that would be used in English. Leaving, exiting but never getting out of.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/KarenSpark5

Unless it's something like a car.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Mark19508

Why not "The people are now exiting the synagogue"?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JohnCorrig5

That isn't a proper sentence in English.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/david898769

I got this wrong so many times but the correct answer is worse than my answers!


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

"Getting out" has an element of escaping in English: getting out of prison, hospital, the jungle or a bad business deal etc. We would more usually use "leaving" for exiting a place of worship - unless it happened to be on fire of course ...!


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

now it won't allow ''temple'' which is common here and listed as a hint


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Adam159106

Why not "exiting"?


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

Why not "going out of"?


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

"Going out of" is accepted if the rest of the sentence is correct as well.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Katherine188358

Why not "The people now go out of the synagogue"?


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

I heard cimagroute when spoken by the man, but clearly synagogue when the woman spoke. That made it impossible to translate.


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

? "The people are now coming out of....", possible?


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

exiting the synagogue its a lot more appropriate than 'getting out of', it sounds a lot more natural


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

what the hell??? why is "leaving the synagogue" wrong???

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