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"We cannot sacrifice the dog."

Translation:Canem sacrificare non possumus.

October 17, 2019

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

Why not? We're already sacrificing parrots, so...


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

Maybe Romans just didn't sacrifice dogs for some reason? Idk.


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

"Non possumus sacrificare canem" should be accepted as well.


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

Also, Sacrificare canem non possumus (reported), especially since the sentence MarcodaVin3 mentions has the infinitive first.
Timor mortis conturbat me.


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

why would you even think you could you monsters


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Annie555482

No, just angry drunk parrots who hurl spears.


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

Quoque et carmina scribunt


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

You can't. It's in perfect condition to live!


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

Unless it’s the festival of the Supplicia Canum, of course


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

Good. We should also stop setting fire to parrots :(

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