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"Tha mi a' goid seachd deug."

Translation:I am stealing seventeen.

December 14, 2019

4 Comments


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

"I am stealing seventeen" is not a phrase I have heard in my 70 odd years of speaking English


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ollie-Benson

I think it means something similar to "I am going to steal seventeen of those things".


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Agatha631151

American crime dramas would find the statement curious. Seventeen is such a specific number.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/betsy944139

Perhaps it's a setup for a mystery novel! :-)

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