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"Non potendo fare un salto nel tempo, ho chiamato mia nonna per sapere di più."

Translation:Not being able to go back in time, I called my grandmother to know more.

April 23, 2013

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

Cool. "fare un salto nel tempo" = "go back in time" or "make a jump in time". Another idiom?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/f.formica
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Time leap! I so loved that old series, Quantum Leap. "Tornare indietro nel tempo" is common and correct too; but I think duolingo just wants to teach you the idiom in this case :)


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

this section does seem to be bringing in a few


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

Does "fare un salto" automatically suggest a jump back in time? I offered "travel in time", which was marked wrong.

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