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"No, missä kännykkä on?"

Translation:Well, where is the cell phone?

July 13, 2020

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/APKN71

"Well, where is the mobile?" Should also work.


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

Cell phone = English (US); Mobile = English (UK). Perhaps just a bit of tidying up on alternatives to do whilst in Beta.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/S.Downs2

Mobile, or mobile phone


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

"mobile phone" or "mobile" should have been accepted as correct answers


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

This is a sentence I'm certain I'll have to use one day :D


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

Hell yeah, positivity!


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

What makes "cell phone" definite (the cell phone)?

I typed, "Well, where is a cell phone?" and it was marked wrong. Thanks in advance for your help!


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

Using "the" here makes more sense, out of context. The implication is that you lost your own cell phone. It doesn't quite make sense to specify "cell" phone, if you're looking for a phone in an emergency.


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

Not asking about potential context, just grammar. BTW, for your own safety, you really shouldn't indicate your age on your profile page.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Dmitriy1889

why is the "a cell phone" error? why is it correct ""?

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