"The tired baby is sleeping."

Translation:La laca bebo dormas.

7/20/2018, 7:11:42 PM

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Oromolearner

I said "La laca bebo estas dormas" is that wrong?

7/20/2018, 7:11:42 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/LeeMiller9

Yes. "Estas dormas" is not possible in Esperanto. The basic form "la bebo dormas" means either "the baby sleeps" or "the baby is sleeping".

7/20/2018, 8:25:29 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/Adrian729689

Yes. You're using two verbs. Don't forget 'dormas' = 'sleeps' AND 'is sleeping'.

11/4/2018, 7:35:48 PM
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