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"Quiero que ustedes coman bien."

Translation:I want you all to eat well.

5 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/NoTengoUsuario

Cuando la voz habla rápido, suena piel en vez de bien.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Ryan105847

Why not "I want that you eat well"? Native English speaker here, and while it's a bit odd phrasing, it should be fine.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Dagorf
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Entirely agree.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/1968art

I want all of you to eat well------says exactly the same!!!

5 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/1968art

again! what is the difference?Tell me!

5 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/gernt
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Not much. But there is some. "Quiero que todos de ustedes coman bien". (Maybe, I think)

Did you click "report a problem" and click "my translation should be accepted"?

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/1936norton
1936norton
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they eat

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/_Kierz_
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why is it they eat?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/1936norton
1936norton
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Good is an adjective and cannot be used in this format. The correct word is an adverb well.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/_Kierz_
_Kierz_
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Why is coman "they eat"?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/gernt
gernt
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It's a wish so you use the subjunctive, like "Que tengas un buen día" instead of tienes.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/TerraNovaGrazie
TerraNovaGrazie
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@ gernt, Thank you! Your comments are always very useful.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/JohnAddiso

"y'all" is not a word in English. It is simply "you".

6 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/mk4905
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Y'all in an official answer? Are you kidding me?

5 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/mk4905
mk4905
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"I want for you all to eat well." -- another official translation and another weird one.

5 months ago