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"Mangio una bistecca al pepe."

June 15, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/eqiequeoqeuqueo

What's a pepper steak?

And why isn't "I eat a steak with pepper" correct?

June 15, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/NobleJohn

Pepper steak is just a steak that's coated with pepper before cooking. There is a difference between that and a steak which you have peppered at the table, but it is an oddly specific dish to be teaching this early in a course.

June 19, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/afscardino

Not sure what pepper steak is. but "I eat steak with pepper" would be "Mangio una bistecca con pepe." 'con' meaning 'with'

June 15, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/noiwont

Shouldn't peppered steak work as well?

June 30, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Izzy89

Usually it's called a "peppered steak", but they didn't accept that either.

July 15, 2013
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