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"Scrivi la data di nascita qui."

Translation:Write down your date of birth here.

May 10, 2013

17 Comments


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

How do you know it is your birthday. Why night "write the birth date here"

February 10, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Gjthomas1990

The literal translation is "Write the date of birth here." It does not say "Write YOUR date of birth here," although I will admit that it could be implied.

October 2, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/scarl444

what's wrong with write the date of your birth here?

May 28, 2015

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

Why would you assume it's 'your' birthdate? It could be your child's birthdate.

August 23, 2016

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

Exactly!

July 29, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MichaelWat541241

DL seems to think that english must use "write down" for write, while in fact it is NOT commonly used and sounds a bit like slang to my ears.

November 16, 2017

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

write down the date of your birth here should also be accepted

February 15, 2015

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

"Your date of birth" is probably more common.

August 23, 2016

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

In English this could be translated many ways that duo lingo does not accept. Ex. Write the date of your birth here

February 10, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Susanna35

But it gives as an optional correct response "write down your date of birth here." If "your" is OK here, "the date of your birth" should also be OK. Reported.

March 9, 2016

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

I understand - write the date of birth here, where does the "down" come from?

December 25, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/april57

Date of birth and birth date are the same and used interchangeably. Birthday also refers to date of birth but since the sentence said "data di nascita" you wouldn't use birthday

January 19, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/malt464824

without context is there any reason why it must be "your date" instead of "date"?

February 4, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Muttley71

I a previous sentence the right answer was "birth date". Here it is "birthdate". Why?

October 8, 2013

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

Whats wrong with "write here the birth date"?

February 11, 2016

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

not really wrong, just a bit awkward.

May 7, 2018

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

I wrote 'write your date of birth here' and was marked wrong for not writing 'write down your date of birth here' Why?

May 7, 2018
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