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"Emptor calceos emit."

Translation:The customer buys the shoes.

December 9, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Maycoln.Jackson

The costumer buys the shoes

That's correct


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

A costumer has to do with someone who makes or wears costumes, not a customer who is buying something (emptor being 'buyer', 'purchaser' which doesn't necessarily have anything to do with costumes).


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

Thank you for the explanation!

By the way, there are a lot of people who are making this mistake and reporting their answer as "correct." Everyone reading, please double-check that you haven't made this common error before reporting! Thanks!

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