"Meanwhile, the civil war continues."

Translation:Mientras tanto, la guerra civil continúa.

April 20, 2018

5 Comments


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

Why is there 'tanto' behind 'Meanwhile'?

April 20, 2018

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

I also want to know why

May 12, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/piguy3

"mientras tanto" ïs a fixed expression that means "meanwhile"

Here are usage examples with translations.

May 14, 2018

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

me too, why the tanto?

May 13, 2018

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

Thank you piguy3, especially for the link to Reverso ~ very useful

May 14, 2018
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