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"He likes the salty fish."

Translation:Piscis salsus ei placet.

February 21, 2020

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

Since the salty fish is the direct object shouldn't it be in the accusative form? as in 'Piscem salsum ei placet'


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

In the Latin the salty fish is the subject, the thing doing the pleasing. Piscis salsus ei placet is more literally "The salty fish is pleasing to me."

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