"The man is sleeping."

Translation:Vir dormit.

September 4, 2019

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dormit • 3rd Person Singular • Present Active Indicative of dormiō

Vir dormit • A man sleeps • A man is sleeping • A man does sleep

September 7, 2019

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Is "Vir est dormit" correct?

September 4, 2019

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No, we do not translate the is into est with the present progressive (is sleeping here).

Dormit here can be translated as sleeps, is sleeping, or does sleep.

September 4, 2019

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It would be like having "The man is is sleeping".

is = est. "is sleeping" = dormit.

September 10, 2019
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