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"Rains descend from the sky."

Translation:Imbres de caelo descendunt.

December 24, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/pye20

ImbrēsImber ( rain, a storm, (poetic) a stormcloud )

CaelōCaelum ( vault of heaven, sky, atmosphere, climate, weather ) •


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

"Rains" fall from the sky. The plural of rain in English sounds wrong to me. However, I'm German and not a native speaker. This seems to me like a technical translation, that is structurally equivalent but not idiomatically correct.

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