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"La escuela siempre es difícil."

Translation:School is always difficult.

3 months ago

10 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/gbarbone

I wrote "The school is always difficult" and it was marked wrong.

2 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/yession
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Me too on July 15, 2018

2 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/mltomsan

"School always is difficult" is said in English. It has a slightly different inflection that "school is always difficult", but it is appropriate.

2 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Dugggg
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Here school is generalized, so the the is omitted in English. Sorry, it just sounds wrong to include it. Just as the la is required in Spanish. Both languages must be translated correctly.

1 month ago

https://www.duolingo.com/BenWilson275895

"The school is always difficult" is a correct translation

2 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Cumeon
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It sounds really weird in english. I'm not a native speaker so I can't give you an exact answer as to why is wrong, but it sounds really really wrong.

1 month ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Bishop6
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It's a literal translation but not really a correct one because we don't say it that way in English.

6 days ago

https://www.duolingo.com/CynthiaMar452802

"School always is difficult" should also be an answer!

1 month ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Bishop6
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But that's just not how we say things in English.

6 days ago

https://www.duolingo.com/epgeek

I agree that "School always is difficult" should also be accepted.

3 weeks ago