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"In una parola, quello di cui avete bisogno è pazienza."

Translation:In one word, what you need is patience.

June 28, 2013

5 Comments


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

It seems to me that in this example a direct literal translation works: "In a word, that of which you have need, is patience." .... rather stilted, and last century but nevertheless proper English.


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

Why is "In a word, patience is what you need " not a correct translation?


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

My translation (counted wrong) was "What you need to have here is patience." Would appreciate any advice on whether this is inaccurate.


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

Why did you add "here?"


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

In one word, that which you have need of is patience. Why use all those words in Italian, if they are not accepted in the translation?

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