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"Mother and father usually sleep."

Translation:Mater et pater dormire solent.

October 10, 2019

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

Solent seems to take the infinitive - is "usually" a loose translation, for a more literal "are accustomed to" or "make it a habit to" or something?


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

Yes, it's literally "to be accustomed to...", but it can also be translated with the adv "usually", as it's an habit.

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