"El puente está en construcción."

Translation:The bridge is under construction.

4 months ago

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We say "under construction" and they say "en construcción" so this is another example of when you shouldn't try to translate word-for-word. Get the general idea ("The bridge is 'in' construction") and then make it fit our traditional pronouns (under).

2 months ago

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"being built" is not accepted.

4 months ago

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It's too far off.

2 months ago
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