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"The thieves snatch at my dog."

Translation:Fures canem meum captant.

August 31, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/LWilson15

Why ¨at my dog?¨


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AnneBcklun2

This translation sounds crazy in english! My translation:the thieves desire my dog


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/amy227804

This isn't a correct use-- should be capiunt. Captant comes from this verb: capto, captare, captavi, captatus
try/long/aim for, desire; entice; hunt legacy; try to catch/grasp/seize/reach;

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