https://www.duolingo.com/rlhutton

"Frau und Kind hatten ihn verlassen."

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March 23, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/rlhutton
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This seems a little odd without articles in English... would it be normal to leave them out in German?

March 23, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/christian
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It's not normal, but it's fine in this case. You could consider it an idiom.

March 23, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/geojay

Agreed. "His wife and child" would be better in English

March 29, 2013
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