"你报警了吗?"

Translation:Did you call the police?

September 18, 2018

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Esther515354

Why "Have you called the police?" is marked wrong?

November 3, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/grippygecko

Isn't this "did you report it to the police?" ? Call the police has a slightly different meaning.

September 18, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Cinnamon5230

Here 报警 is an idiom for "call the police", where the "report" is not a case report, but a report for emergency / event happening.

September 27, 2018
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