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"Don't hurl peacocks!"

Translation:Noli contorquere pavones!

September 4, 2019

14 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MarcodaVin3

We're hurling peacocks now???


[deactivated user]

    Not just throwing them either, but giving them a bit of a spin, as one does to a javelin when throwing it. I think the tail has to be folded for best results. It is a well-known fact that legionaries did not hurl their peacocks until given the signal.


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Thomas407435

    No, we're specifically not supposed to. Hurl the parrots all you like


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Carissa789117

    Challenge accepted!


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/KenBrown958

    We are now heading down a new road to confusion. Drunken parrots; hurling peacocks. I'm fascinated to see what happens when we meet up with Hannibal and his elephants !


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Hobbit22.9

    Okey-dokey! I'll keep that in mind next time I have the urge to throw a peacock.


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

    This is the quality content I signed up for. Thank you.


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

    Would "Don't hurl the cats!" be "Nolite feles contorquere?"


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

    The battle lines are drawn, the armies approach, spears in hand, the captains give the command, and suddenly the air is full of flapping squawking peacocks.


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

    Nunc Hae Pavones psittacii ebrii sunt, quoque et Illi hastam contorquent..


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/John481518

    Why is pavones contorquere noli wrong?


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/tal623354

    As I always saying: Doulingo is a perfectly educational app and has only the most useful sentences


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

    If you must, hurl them onto the floor.

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