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"Tu mustelam sordidam lavas."

Translation:You wash the dirty weasel.

September 14, 2019

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

Is that what the kids are calling it these days?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Tom873317

Should "you wash your dirty weasel" work here? I get the sense that like many languages, the possessive adjectives are often implied here


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/IanWitham1

I do not think it is your weasel or my weasel. It is only a weasel.

In French, the possessive is often implied. "Les jambes" can be my legs, your legs, his legs, her legs or their legs. Latin usually includes the possessive when talking about anything that belongs to somebody or something.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/EdwardVanc1

Is that a euphemism?

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