"Meu amigo nunca se exercita."

Translation:My friend never exercises.

April 1, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/Koreatown

I don't understand the "se" in this sentence... it's like he never exercises [himself]?

April 1, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Paulenrique

Yep. This verb is called reflexive (when the consequence of the action is on oneself). So, "eu ME exercito", "nós NOS exercitamos"...it is the conjugation for the verb exercitar-se.

April 1, 2013
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