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"De kip is net naar Frankrijk vertrokken."

Translation:The chicken has just departed for France.

October 25, 2014

14 Comments


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

I guess crossing the road wasn't enough for the guy


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

Perhaps it's aiming for a job as a national mascot.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Jonathan--

Le Coq Sportif no doubt


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Milena468921

I'm sorry, but sometimes there are sentences with no sense at all. Like this one.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ClaireWing4

That's what makes it fun :). And memorable


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Stephen847223

Why are you suppressing the achievements of our feathered friends?


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

Is this a phrase or a saying? Like "His train has left the station"? Meaning he's not all there or that he is missing something.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/hm437e
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Along the same lines, could this also be referring to a coward as would in the english?


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

Het wordt verzonden als een heerlijke maaltijd! Geniet van uw reis, Meneer Kip.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Rockyroad62

To get to the other coté.


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

That's an awful long way to get to the other side of the road.

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