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"She does not bike."

Translation:Zij fietst niet.

4 years ago

9 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/LukeDobson2

Lies everybody bikes there.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Lottie.Drinkall

shouldnt the translation be she does not cycle

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/mangakoibito
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Not in standard american english

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/ontologger

> You have a typo in your answer. > ze fietst niet

I wonder why is it a typo?

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Balaur
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I got the same thing. They gave the two possible answers as "Ze fiets niet" and "Zij fietst niet". It might be some weird exception, so I don't know if this should be reported or not...

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/3wereld
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Everytime I read this sentence I translate it in my head as "Zij doet niet fiets" but then I remember that biking is a verb.

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Tom-U
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Really, anyone of moderators or people, who understand this variant, could explain about it? Why are there only 2 possible correct answers: "Ze fiets niet" and "Zij fietst niet"? Do we have there an exception or a mistake made?! Please, someone, explain it.. I have written "Ze fietst niet" like other people also, and it has showed me as the false answer :(

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/El2theK
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There was a spelling mistake in the system "Ze fiets niet" while it should have been "Ze fietst niet", still it should have only said that it was a typo. If it acts up again, report it and highlight "my sentence should be accepted.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Tom-U
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Thank you for clearness :)

3 years ago