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"Chan eil mi dona, tha thusa dona!"

Translation:I am not bad, you are bad!

February 22, 2020

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Anne341515

Why is it "mi dona" rather than "mise dona". It was "mise sgith" a few questions back.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Arrietty391018

I was going to ask exactly the same!


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/S.Sol.5

Mise/thusa etc is empathic, in English you'd say "I'm not bad, YOU are bad" to express the same thing, using a lot of emphasis on the word you.


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

What is tbe difference in using 'tha thu dona' and 'tha thusa dona'?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/tj4234

Thusa is emphatic.


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

The actor reads this with such fire.


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

I imagine this is a fav phrase of small children everywhere

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