"Entigerspiserminmand."

Translation:A tiger is eating my husband.

4 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/Sangoma
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She doesn't seem too unhappy :-)

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/js.dani

Yea, she does sound pretty casual about it.

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Isaac_Luna_
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filthy casuals

4 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Ozymandias0

Life insurance money! It's all a clever ploy!

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/JaquesCroi

Well, she had to explain all her pain in less than 140 characters...

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/ziah16
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Yeah, he probably was a jerk.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Rhapsodyja

Probably thinking better him than me

3 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/RyagonIV
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I like how this course is trying to prepare me for every possible life situation.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Halma11
Halma11
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Yes yes, i must know everything that could happen

10 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/ZL321
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Is this a common occurrence in Denmark?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/ValentinCordier
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As common as horses drinking wine. Denmark is a dangerous place

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/skywalker735
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Aww...

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/CyclOrBit
CyclOrBit
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They try to scary immigrants, there is a right wing infiltration in Duolingo!

10 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/aniamal

She probably took a selfie too, and posted on instagram and facebook...

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Martinsspiegel
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Hard to imagine this sentence without an exclamation point.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/DominicJF
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Yeah, that's what I thought.

6 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Aliensaremurder

a tiger is eating my husband. oh no, i will just stand here and program duolingo

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/AlexDSSF
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Fun fact: this is the opening line to the sequel of Isak Dinesen's Out of Africa.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/GigiGottwald
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Tigers don't exist in Africa!

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/HuibRenes
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They do, they put a few out in some reservation.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/tessacla

Tigeren er ikke vegetar

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/DRaupe
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Shouldn't there been another word for animal-eating besides "spiser"?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/jackinaboxx

Native speaker here.

You could use "æder", as in "En tiger æder min mand.", since "æder" and "spiser" are essentially synonymous. The distinction is that "spiser" is just "eats/eating", while "æder" is a very crude word. It's eating in a greedy or disgusting manner, e.g. unrestrained consuming of large amounts of food.

However, while "æder" isn't exclusively for 'animal-eating', it could definitely be used in this situation as well.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/ZL321
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I guess 'at Æde' could be used, but I'm not a native. Ask one. I believe 'at spise' is quite a bit more common.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/skelish

Haha always sure to found funny comments down here

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/samuel314213
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Hilarious!

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/HarleySmit4
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I hope this is not a sentence I will ever need.

8 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Sese787289

Well that's unfortunate

7 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/TlNYSCIENCE

i love dualingo

7 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/ZyberShield
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"Oh no, agh worst day in my life I guess ... I'm acting" (-____-)

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Danny_32
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Must be in Bangladesh

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Isaac_Luna_
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In the end, the tiger was the bigger man. And so they lived happily ever after.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/LorneAshley
2 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Philphoto

UK Scenario: Emergency here , what is your emergency? 'A tiger is eating my Husband'. Hang on we don't have anyone available at the moment, you can report it tomorrow after 9 am at your local Police Station' Hangs up.

2 weeks ago

https://www.duolingo.com/rich345
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A tiger is eating my husband. I suppose I should have closed the door.

2 weeks ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Patsy536249

I knew this would be a good comment place to check out today. It was a fun break from my stylus.

5 days ago

https://www.duolingo.com/NavishWadhwa

Gory

3 years ago
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