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"Die Party war gestern."

Translation:The party happened yesterday.

May 4, 2018

4 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/K76kUOe4

surely the party was yesterday is a better translation.wouldn't geschehen be better here for happened


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/az_p
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    That is also accepted.


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

    I agree. "The party happened yesterday" would be "Der Party ist gestern geschehen" for a literal translation.


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

    That's literal, yes, but it sounds odd to me.

    Die Party fand gestern statt would be better, I think.

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